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Charles Harris

Charles Elton Harris, 83, of Payneway, Arkansas., departed this life on November 24, 2020 in Payneway, Arkansas.  He was born on May 11, 1937 to Elton and Eva Mae Kirby Harris.

He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Trumann, Arkansas.  He worked as a Parts Manager at Massey Ferguson, served in the National Guard and was a Mason

Charles is preceded in death by his parents and brother: Nathan Jack Harris.

Charles is survived by his wife of 63 years: Barbara Kent Harris of the home, one daughter: Annette Wray (Eddie) of Payneway, Arkansas, three brothers: Ed Harris of Mountain View, Arkansas and Bobby Harris of Marked Tree, Arkansas and Paul Harris of Mountain View, Arkansas, two sisters: Dianne Vinson and Ruth Harris both of Mountain View, Arkansas, four grandchildren: Ashley Ferris (Doug) of Pasco, Washington, James Wray (Natalie)  of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Jamie Wray of Payneway, Arkansas and Stephen Wray of Marked Tree, Arkansas, seven great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Serving as Pallbearers: James Wray, Doug Ferris, Lance Bonds, Danny Mitchuson, Craig Harris, and Kacey Harris.

Brother Ricky Dobbins will officiate the service.

A graveside service will be held Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 2:00 pm at Marked Tree Cemetery in Marked Tree, Arkansas.

Due to COVID-19 social distancing and mask are required at all times. Mask will not be provided.  Everyone attending will be required to sign the Arkansas Department of Health contact tracing sheet.  Thank you for your cooperation in helping to maintain safety while offering condolences to the family.


Annette I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. He was a very nice man and I know he will be missed a lot. My prayers are with your family.

Demetreal Harp Dec 2 2020 12:00 AM

We are so grateful for the friendship we, and my parents shared with Charles, Barbara, Annette and Eddie. I so enjoyed the time that you all came to visit us in Ontario and we loved visiting through the years. Love and prayers to you all. Kevin and Laura Schular

Laura Schular Nov 27 2020 12:00 AM