A funeral service for Willie Steve Harris was held at 2 p.m. Nov.
at Isaiah Community A.M.E. Church in Bellville, Texas with Rev. Gary
Blackmon Officiating and Rev. Luther Shaw Pastor. Interment was in
Grove in Bellville, Texas.
Pallbearers were Danny Harris, Tyrone Frazier, Andre Frazier, Jessie
Haywood, Jessie Harris and Jessie Drake. Honorary Pallbearers were
Gamblin, Reginald Lacour, Larry Duckworth, Ezell Montgomery,
Robinson, Learon Drake.
Willie Steve Harris was born to May Emma Smith and Clarence Harris.
early age he confessed Christ. Willie attended public school. He
and married Betty Lou Washington. To this union ten children were
Willie was a wonderful husband and father. He will be truly missed.
attended Isaiah Community Church.
On November 10, 2003, God chose another soldier for his army.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 53 years Betty Lou
children Ethel Austin, Ada Drake, Velma Duckworth (Larry), Stella
Linda Gamblin (Wayne), Mae Emma Montgomery (Ezell), Danny Lee Harris
(Shewan) and Jessie Lee Harris, grandchildren LaShanda and Kenya
Shelida & Reginald Lacour, Tyrone, Andre and Jillian Frazier, Jessie
Learon Drake, Jason, Montgmery, DeSean Holman, Tashavia Harris,
Harris Jr. III, great grandchildren Aushunay, Mondrel, Janae,
Leanor Sr., Trevon, Marcus, Hezekiah, three great granddaughters and
great grandson by Chub, aunt Ernestine Smith, sisters Nell Blacksmon,
Basile, Flora Davis and Lou Frazier, brothers Mitchell Davis, Joseph
and Authur Davis, brothers-in-law Dave Washington Jr., Nelson Basile,
of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral directors were Diggs Funeral Home of Bellville, Texas.
Posted by Joy Neely