Pharos-Tribune

February 9, 2014

Bruce T. Harris


Pharos-Tribune

---- — Bruce T. Harris, 80, Logansport, passed away at 8:18 a.m. Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Memorial Hospital.

Born May 29, 1933, in DeKalb County, Tenn., he was the son of Thomas Walter and Odell Parsley Harris.

On Nov. 3, 1979, in Indianapolis, he was married to Deanna Sue Corbin, who preceded him in death Feb. 13, 2010.

Bruce was a bail bondsman and the owner of Harris Bonding Company.

A 1952 graduate of Logansport High School, Bruce was a United States Army veteran. He was a member of the American Legion Post 60. He was a proud member of the National Rifle Association.

Bruce was a member of All Saints Catholic Church, St. Francis of Assisi Council No. 561, Knights of Columbus and the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie No. 323. He was a life member of the Amateur Trap Shooting Association. He was a former member of the Logansport Elks Lodge.

Surviving are sons, Devon (Brenda) Harris of Logansport, Randall (Becky) Harris of Chicago and Joel Harris of Logansport; daughters, Lynne Harris Kluth of Logansport, Tammy Langler of Logansport, Laura (Tim) Wilbur of Indianapolis, Terri Anderson (Shane) of Logansport and Rebecca (Michael) James of Logansport; brothers, Ralph Harris of Illinois, Grant (Cinda) Harris of Fort Wayne, Steve (Sue) Harris of Logansport and Ted Shriver of Logansport; and sisters, Nancy (Norman) Samuels of Logansport and Judy (John) Frame of Houston, Texas.

Also surviving are a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Preceding him in death were sons, Gregory Harris and Daryll Harris; brothers, Jack Harris, Rex Harris and Harold Harris; and sisters, Frankie Seehase, Joan Harris, Freida Couch and Geraldine Zoubul.

The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at All Saints Catholic Church with Father Michael McKinney officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Kroeger Funeral Home. There will be a partial recitation of the rosary at 5 p.m., also at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to All Saints Catholic Church.

Condolences may be left online at www.kroegerfuneralhome.com.