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Robert Paul Harris

Robert Paul Harris

Male 1927 - 2007  (79 years)

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  • Name Robert Paul Harris 
    Born 29 May 1927  Vigo, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Jan 2007  Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Roselawn Memorial Park, Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I470  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2011 

    Father Otto William Harris,   b. 18 Dec 1889, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1959, Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Elsie May Laswell,   b. 16 Apr 1894, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1943, Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 1 Jul 1911  Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F337  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Peggy Jean McNamar,   b. 18 Dec 1929, Vigo, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1988, Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1947 
    Children 
     1. R.P. Harris, Jr.
     2. P. Harris
    Last Modified 18 May 2022 
    Family ID F384  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
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  • Notes 
    • Robert Paul Harris Sr.; January 10, 2007 09:56 pm; Robert Paul Harris Sr., 79, of Terre Haute, passed away Tuesday morning, Jan. 9, 2007, in Union Hospital. Born May 29, 1927, in Vigo County, he was the son of Otto William Harris and Elsie Mae Laswell Harris. He married Joyce Mattingly and she survives. Robert owned his own construction company. His hobby was caring for several dogs. Survivors in addition to his wife include a son, Robert P. Harris Jr. and wife Susan of Watkinsville, Ga.; a daughter, Peggy Anthony of Terre Haute; two stepdaughters, Colleen Morris and husband Larry of Terre Haute, and Shannon Ray of Bloomington; grandchildren, Renee Brashier, Suki Jansenn and husband Chris, Amy Pursley, Robin Harris, William Anthony and wife Cathy, and Robert Anthony and wife Emily; stepgrandchildren, Keegan Morris, Abigail Morris, Marissa Morris and Makayla Morris; great-grandchildren, Brittnee Brashier, Kaitlin Brashier, Hayden Pursley, Nathan Anthony, Abigail Anthony, Noah Anthony and Mia Anthony; a sister, Alma Rankin of Terre Haute; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Peggy Harris; brothers, William and Elzie Harris; and sister, Alberta Charters. Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. Friday in Roselawn Funeral Home. Funeral services are 1 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home, with the Rev. Rod Maris officiating. Entombment will follow in Roselawn Memorial Park.