FOR THE DAILY SOUTHERNER
CONETOE — Richard Franklin “Dickie” Harris died Saturday, June 29, 2013. He was born August 11, 1939 and was a lifelong resident of Conetoe, was co-owner of Conetoe Supply Company. He was a farmer and an auctioneer. Dickie served the Conetoe Volunteer Fire Department for over 40 years and was a member of Conetoe United Methodist Church and also a regular attendee at Mildred Missionary Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde and Gertie Harris.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Jean Flake Harris; daughter, Deanna Ruth Harris, son-in-law, Joseph Robert Armstrong and granddaughter, Elizabeth Jean Armstrong, all of Raleigh; a sister, Ruby Porter of Roper and a brother, Wilbur Harris, of Pinetops.
The family will receive friends from 6:30-8 p.m. Monday at Carlisle Funeral Home.
Arrangements are by Carlisle Funeral Home, Inc., Tarboro.
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