Sgt. George Harris

Sgt. George Harris

Sgt. George W. Harris, retired, 77, of Guntersville, died Saturday March 5, 2022, in Shepherd's Cove Hospice facility in Albertville.

Mr. Harris was born in Blount County, Alabama, on April 22, 1944, the son of Columbus "Lum" Harris and Cora Lee Bailey Harris. He was married to the late Kathy Poole Harris who preceded him in death on December 11, 2020.

George served for many years with honor and courage in the United States Army, rising to the rank of sergeant before his retirement.

He is survived by a son, Richard Harris (Jamie Kelly); three daughters, Debra Harris, Alisha Teague and Heather Teague; eight grandchildren, five great grandchildren; a sister, Mary Gene Martin; several other family members, his church family (Clear Springs Baptist Church) and many dear friends.

The funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday March 9, 2022 at Gober Funeral Chapel, Brother Danny Hood officiating. Burial will be in Clear Springs Cemetery, Gober Funeral Chapel directing.

Pallbearers will be Randy Gambrell, Trevor Harris, Jamie Kelly, Ryan Lang, Wanda J. Martin and Issac Smith.