|Death: ||May 27, 1962|
Obituary, The Oklahoman, Tues, May 29, 1962:
Services for Preston Harris, 70, of 2732 SW 48, will be at 10 am Thursday at Capitol Hill Funeral Home with burial in Resthaven Cemetery.
Harris, a retired oil company employee, came to Chandler in Indian Territory in 1900 from Georgia where he was born. He lived in the state most of his life, except for short periods in Washington and California. He returned to the city in 1958.
Survivors are two daughters, Mrs Ruth Heathcock, 6113 S Stiles and Mrs Audra Johnson, 1019 SE 34; two sons, J W, 625 N Warren and Merlin of the home; four sisters, Mrs Louis Alford and Mrs Opal Hudson, both of Chandler; Mrs Bertha Kelly of Monitor WA; Mrs Zora Stephens of Modesto CA; and three brothers, A J of Bristow, Lee of Stinnett TX and Cecil of Modesto.
Parents: Robert & Ida Harris, Johnson Co TX
1930 census, Econtuchka, Seminole Co OK: Preston Harris 38 GA, Ella Harris 38 AR, Audra Harris 17 OK, Ruth Harris 14 OK, Willard Harris 13 OK.
1959 Oklahoma City Directory: not there
Ella Lee Jones Harris (1891 - 1951)*
Ruth Lorraine Harris Heathcock (1915 - 1973)*
Audra Harris Johnson (1916 - 1963)*
Jess Willard Harris (1917 - 1994)*
Merlin R Harris (1930 - 2008)*
Resthaven Gardens Cemetery
Created by: Janet LaMotte
Record added: Sep 14, 2012
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