“Bill” Harris, 84, of Kingsport went to with the Lord on Friday, April 30, 2021
at his home. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force. Bill went on to work
for Eastman Kodak as a machinist for over 30 years. He served as a deacon at
West Colonial Hills Baptist Church. Bill was a loving husband, father,
grandfather, and friend who will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
preceded in death by his parents, Garfield and Margaret Harris; brothers,
James, Fred, Gordon, Clifford, and Donald Harris; sister, Louise McKamey.
include his loving wife of 61 years, Naomi Harris; son, Sean Harris and wife
Holly; grandchildren, Cali Sky Harris, Jet Harris, and Piper Harris; sister,
Edith Hite; along with a host of extended family and friends.
will receive friends from 11am to 12pm on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at
Carter-Trent Funeral Home downtown, Kingsport. A funeral service will follow
with Pastor Paul Schaffer and Pastor Tony Ellis officiating. Music will be
provided by Neil Hartley.
graveside service will follow at Mountain Home National Cemetery with the
honors conducted by the American Legion Hammond Post #3/265. Pallbearers will
be Jet Harris, Sean Harris, Kevin Greene, Bill Hamilton, Jacob Horton, Jason
Brown, and Tony Ellis.