Roy Harris

Roy Harris

Mr. Roy Harris, age 80, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, February 17, 2012. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Eula Harris, three sisters, and two brothers. He is survived by his wife of fifty five years, Betty Ramey Harris, Buford, GA; son and daughter-in-law, Tim and Tammy Harris, Buford, GA, daughter and son-in-law, Sheila and Richard Tolan, Flowery Branch, GA; grandchildren, Evan and Hillary Tolan, Lula, GA, and Caitlin and Ryan Passmore, Flowery Branch, GA; great-grandchild, Conner Passmore; sister and brother-in-law, Grace and David House, Buford, GA; brother and sister-in-law, John and Brenda Harris, Loganville, GA; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Polly Bramblett, Buford, GA, Peggy and Mike Robinson, Tyrone, GA, Doug and Deborah Ramey, Cumming, GA, Dorothy Ramey, Buford, GA, and Virginia Bailey Ramey, Buford, GA; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Mr. Harris was born February 11, 1932 in Buford, GA where he was a life long resident. He was a graduate of Sugar Hill School and was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was the former owner of Harris Door and Drawer Company in Buford. He was on the founding Board of Directors for the Peoples Bank and Trust. He attended Free Chapel Worship Center where he was an active participant of the Wisdom Club. He was very involved in the Buford community in helping others. “He lived his outward life before others as a testimony of his inward faith in Christ.” Funeral service will be held on Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Reverend Ritchie Franklin and Sister Katie Franklin Lancaster officiating. A private family interment will follow at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Sunday from 12:00 noon until 2:45 p.m. To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.