J.T. Harris, age 80, of Castalian Springs, passed away Thursday afternoon, June 10, 2021 at Skyline Medical Center.
J.T. served in U.S. Army as a Paratrooper for the 101st Airborne Division. He was a mechanic for General Motors from many years and later owned his own auto repair business. He was last employed by the State Department of Transportation as a District Shop Supervisor. J.T. enjoyed his Harley Davidson, restoring street rods, attending car shows, camping in his motor home and TV Westerns.
He was preceded in death by: parents, T. & Dimple Harris; son, Jimmy Harris; sister, Debbie Harris; brother, Willie Harris.
Survivors are: wife of 47 years, Terry Jeanne Harris; son, David (Cindy) Harris; daughter-in-law, Debbie Harris; four grandchildren, D.J. Harris, Jake (Michael) Harris, Andy (Amber Lyn) Harris & Elizabeth Harris; great-grandchild, Adalyn Harris.
Honorary pallbearers were: Dr. Jack Carey, Odell Garrett, Kenneth Haile and Glenn Haynes.
Active Pallbearers: D.J., Andy & Jacob Harris, Mike Howell, John Bode, Darryl Young, Jimmy Winfree and James Smith.
Graveside services were held on Monday, June 14, at the Wilson County Memorial Park conducted by Eld. Eddy Gregory.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
Anthony Funeral Home, 337 McMurry Blvd. E, Hartsville, TN 37074, 615-374-2280, anthonyf
hhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.