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Benjamin Harrison Harris
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Birth: Sep. 15, 1892
Death: Aug. 26, 1963
McAlester
Pittsburg County
Oklahoma, USA

Funeral was held Wednesday of last week for Benjamin H. Harris, 73, of 1300 E. Polk, who died at his home Monday o last week after a long illness. He retired from the post office in 1958 and was a former employee of the US Naval Ammunition Depot. Survivors are his widow, Minnie, of the home; two daughters, Helen Coppenger and Margaret Autrey, both of McAlester; two sons, Earl Harris of Krebs and Kenneth Harris of McAlester; two brothers, Jess L. Harris of Burbank, Calif., and W. E. Harris of Oklahoma City; 10 grandchildren; and two sisters, Mrs. J. A. Doolittle of Seminole and Mrs. I. T. Kilgore of Antlers. Services were in the chapel of Mills Humphrey Funeral Home. Burial was in Oak Hill Cemetery with full military rites.
(McAlester Democrat, Thursday, Sept. 5, 1963) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Minnie Mae Pusley Harris (1906 - 1998)*
 
 Children:
  Earl L Harris (1930 - 2013)*
  Kenneth E Harris (1935 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Our beloved parents. Military stone reads: OKLAHOMA PFC 24 CONST CO AIR SVC WORLD WAR I
 
Note: Double stone with Minnie Harris
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Memorial Park
McAlester
Pittsburg County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Singlerow
 
Created by: MillieBelle
Record added: Jan 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17653650
Benjamin Harrison Harris
Added by: MillieBelle
 
Benjamin Harrison Harris
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Benjamin Harrison Harris
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- Earl Abbe
 Added: Jan. 23, 2007
 
 
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