|Birth: ||Aug., 1947|
|Death: ||Apr. 22, 2009|
Wally Stanford Harris was born August 10, 1947 in Georgetown, TX, moving shortly thereafter to Baird, TX. He departed this life April 22, 2009 at his home in Midland, TX.
While growing up, Wally was very involved in baseball, football, basketball and track. After graduating from Baird High School in 1965 Wally attended Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, OK. While there he met and married his wife, Sue.
He graduated from the School of Pharmacy there in 1970 and moved to Big Spring, TX and worked there two years. In 1972, they moved to Clovis where they lived until November 1973. In 1973, they moved to Hobbs, NM where he purchased Hobbs Drug the following summer. He remained there until January 2007 when they moved to Midland, TX.
Wally accepted Christ as his savior many years ago and was a member of Taylor Memorial Baptist Church.
Wally's favorite past times were traveling with Sue to many places, especially the Riverwalk in San Antonio, seeing and playing with his children and grandchildren and certainly playing golf with his many friends. Many stories can be told about these games.
Wally leaves to mourn his passing his loving wife Sue of 41 years, son and daughter-in-law Jason and Brenda Harris of The Woodlands, TX, daughter and son-in-law Gina & Steve Johnson of Frisco, TX, daughter Traci Harris of Odessa, TX, grandchildren Corey Harris, Kristen and Tyler Johnson, Justin and Erica Harris, and his wonderful Mother, Cubelle Harris of Baird, TX, numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and two sisters-in-law.
Preceding him in death was his father, Joe Harris, grandparents J.T. and Florence Loper, Uncle Jerry Loper, Aunt Nell Freeman. father-in-law and mother-in-law Kenneth and Gerry Robertson.
Services will be held on Monday April 27, at 10 AM at Taylor Memorial Baptist Church in Hobbs, NM with Dr. Dean Mathis officiating. Services will be under the direction of Chapel of Hope Funeral Home.
Graveside services will follow later at Ross Cemetery in Baird, TX. Sandra Keith will officiate and will be under the direction of Parker Funeral Home.
The family will greet visitors at Chapel of Hope, Sunday 2-4 p.m.
Created by: Lazer
Record added: Apr 28, 2009
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