Gerald Wayne “Jerry” Harris
November 30, 1944 ‒ March 27, 2019
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Gerald Wayne “Jerry” Harris, age 74, of Mount Vernon, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at the Knox Community Hospital.
He was born on November 30, 1944, in St. Clairsville, Ohio the late Robert and Frances (Ault) Harris. Jerry was employed at United Telephone, which later became Sprint Telephone, from which he retired. After retirement, he started his own business called H&C Telephone. Jerry was a member of the Colonial City Moose Lodge #2555 and was also in the United States Merchant Marines. He also was a member of Hiawatha Golf Course which was considered his second home.
Jerry is survived by his wife Barbara (Hynes) Harris; two daughters, Lisa Lybarger, Becky (Bill) Salyer; two sons, Ronnie (Pam) Carruthers, Colonel Daniel (Sarah) Thompson; eight grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and his sister Connie (Tom) Costine.
In addition to his parents, Jerry was preceded in death by his brother Kenny Harris.
Friends may call on Monday, April 1, 2019 at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Rd., Mount Vernon from 5:00 – 7:00 PM.
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