|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1933|
|Death: ||Jun. 30, 2012|
Harris Walter Searfoss, 79, of Bunceton passed away Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Cooper County Memorial Hospital.
Visitation for Harris will be Monday evening July, 2 from 6 to 8pm at Davis Funeral Chapel. Funeral Services will be 10am on Tuesday, July 3 at St. Johns United Church of Christ in Billingsville. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Harris W. Searfoss was born January 20, 1933 at home in Wilson, Pennsylvania the third son of Truman Cyrus Searfoss and Dorathea Rehrig Searfoss. He graduated from Wilson High School in 1951. Harris and his wife Patricia (Ruth) raised two sons in Washington, New Jersey. In 1983 Harris and his family moved to Cooper County to establish and operate Searfoss Industries, Inc., a production machine shop, for many years located in Boonville, Missouri.
Harris was the Scoutmaster of Troop 161 of Washington, New Jersey and completed the Wood Badge program. He was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ in Billingsville, MO. His family was the most important thing to him.
Harris was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one sister. He is survived by his wife, Patricia Ruth Searfoss, and two sons, Kim Harris Searfoss and wife Rosalie Searfoss of Bunceton, Missouri and Joel Harris Searfoss and wife Marianne Searfoss, of Maryville, TN., his grandchildren: Mariah Carmichael of Hallsville, MO., Megan Baker of St. Louis, MO., Josiah Searfoss of Bunceton, MO, Amanda Searfoss of Cincinnati, OH, Abigail Searfoss and Evan Searfoss both of Maryville, TN. Also surviving are his great-grandchildren: Edison Baker of Bunceton, MO. and Madilyn Carmichael of Hallsville, MO.
Memorials are suggested to Boy Scout Troop 67, Boonville, MO. or St. Johns United Church of Christ cemetery fund.
Friends may register online at: www.davisfuneralchapelboonville.com
Saint Johns UCC Cemetery
Created by: Floyd Allen Johnson
Record added: Jul 02, 2012
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