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William Edward Harris

d. November 28, 2021

Reverend William Edward Harris
Liberty, SC

In the early morn, while the world lay sleeping; our daddy Reverend William Edward Harris was whisked away on angels' wings to join his Heavenly Father, and our mother.

Reverend William Edward Harris, 84, of Liberty, beloved husband of the late Mildred Syphronia Guthrie Harris, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Sunday, November 28, 2021, at his home.

William was born to the late Paul Reldon and Nettie Mae Reynolds Harris in Pickens County on March 22, 1937. William was married to Mildred Syphronia Guthrie on January 28, 1956. He worked some in textiles prior to being called into ministry. Reverend Harris pastored at The Church of God of Prophecy in Pickens, Marietta, and Seneca. William was an active member of the Helping Hands Children Home where he loved providing fruits and vegetables to the many children there. William was a Veteran of the U.S. Army.

Surviving are his children, Sherry L. Harris of Liberty, Cynthia Harris-Beckwith (Jim) of Arizona, Dwight S. Harris of Cateechee, Pamela V. Morris and Naomi A. Harris both of Easley, Timothy Harris of Norris, and Court Young of Liberty; grandchildren, Rose (Kris), Matthew (Susie), Kathleen (Matt), Paul (Sara), Amber, Autumn, Cameo, Cory and T.J.; great grandchildren, Mackenly, Jade, Tylor, Sofia, Lane, Mason, Cheyenne, Sebastian, Junior, Josalynn, Jazmine, Connor, J.W. and Bella; great-great grandchildren, Addison and Tytus; his two brothers, Kenneth R. Harris, and James A. Harris, all of Liberty; sisters, Doris H. Bennett (Ronnie) of Cottageville, SC, and Sandra H. Ford (Keith) of Easley; an aunt, Ruth Reynolds of Central; his faithful companion Fido, as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins.

In addition to his beloved wife and parents, Reverend Harris was predeceased by brothers, Carl, Leroy, and Joel, as well as his sister Clara, great-grandsons Kane and Malachi, and a great granddaughter, Jessica.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00P.M., Wednesday, December 1, 2021, at Six Mile Church of God of Prophecy with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 5:30P.M. until 7:30P.M. on Tuesday, November 30, 2021, at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Helping Hands Children's Home, P.O. Box 561 Clemson, SC 29633.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, November 30, 2021

5:30 - 7:30pm

Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown

305 W Main St, Easley, SC 29640

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Graveside Service

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Starts at 2:00pm

Six Mile Church of God of Prophecy Cemetery

N Smith St, Six Mile, SC 29682

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