robert harris, sr.
Robert Edward Harris, Sr., 67, 0f Wellsburg, WV formerly of Weirton, died Monday November 12, 2012, at the Weirton Medical Center. Born September 20, 1945 in Steubenville, OH, he was a son of the late Emery Helen Marie Keeder Harris. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, John and Lewis Harris, and a sister, Florence Harris. Robert retired from WVNCC, where he was the superintendent of the maintenance department. He also was a very talented painter. In his free time he enjoyed fishing and detailing cars. He is survived by his companion, Sandra Brown of Wellsburg; three sons, Mark (Nycole) Harris of Myrtle Beach, SC, Patrick Harris (Diane) of Richmond, OH and Robert E, (Theresa) Harris, Jr. of Weirton; a daughter, Anna Harris Waugh of Weirton; step-daughters Donna Sue Brown and Debbie (Vance) Shaffer; step-sons John and Donald Brown; a brother, Thomas (JoAnn) Harris of Toronto, OH; two sisters, Audrey (Joe) Simich and Darlene Harris all of Weirton; a sister in law, Karen Harris of Weirton; grandchildren, Cortney (Tim) Yeater, Brittany and Michael Harris, Lucas Waugh, Jacob Glynn and Justin Reed; a great granddaughter, Ava Yeater; a niece, Cindy James; step-grandchildren Sunshine, Shawn and Danny. Visitation will be 2PM until time of service at 3 PM on Friday at the Riverview Baptist Church, Wellsburg. Reverend Lawrence Kimball will preside. Interment will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.

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  1. Hi, I’m in California right now and I want to extend my deepest condolances to you and the family. Many good thoughts go through my mind that I have experiences with you and ones that Uncle Bud has told me. If I can possibly make the service, see you then, if not, may God comfort you in this time of sorrow. (he and uncle can chat up there!!!!), Love, Aunt Mildred

  2. Audrey, Joe and family, You have our deepest sympathy. May he rest in peace. Martha, Bertha, Adam, Stan, Sue and families

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