Mr. Muriel Lee Harris, 90, passed away, Sunday Sept. 2, in McMinnville.
He was born in Algood on June 14, 1928 to William Austin Harris and Rebecca Seegraves Harris, who preceded him in death along with three sisters and two brothers.
He was a resident of the Fountain Grove community in Coffee County and was a member of Fountain Grove United Methodist Church, Troy Lodge 34 F&AM, Troy, Missouri, Scottish Rite Bodies of Chattanooga and the Al Malaikah Shrine Temple in Los Angeles, Calif. He was an aircraft inspector traveling all over the United States and a truck driver for Batesville Casket Company in his later years. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Elsie Hardcastle Harris; son David Lee Harris of Morrison; daughter Patricia Ann and husband Dr. Mark Cotner of Billings, Mont.; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Central Funeral Home Chapel with ministers Chuck Hopkins and Louis Johnson officiating. Masonic honors will be provided by the Hillsboro Lodge. Burial will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery in Warren County with military honors. Visitation is 12 noon to 2 p.m. Thursday at Central Funeral Home in Manchester, www.centralfuneralhome.com.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Sept. 5, 2018