2017-06-21 / Obituaries

Lancy Leroy Harris Sr.


Mr. Lancy Leroy Harris Sr., age 91, a Durham County native, departed this life Friday evening, June 16, 2017 in Hock Family Pavilion, Durham, following a lengthy illness.
He was a member of New Harris Grove A.M.E. Church in Rougemont.
He is survived by one daughter, Deborah Harris Bradsher (Robert) of Roxboro and one son, Lance Leroy Harris Jr. of Roxboro; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild.
The funeral service was held Tuesday, June 20, at 1 p.m. in New Harris Grove A.M.E. Church, 809 Poole Rd., Rougemont, with the Rev. Willie Sellars providing the eulogy. Burial followed in the New Harris Grove A.M.E. Church  Cemetery.
The body lay in state in the church for one hour prior to the service.
Visitation  was at the funeral home Monday from 1 to 6 p.m. with the family present during the last hour from 5 to 6 p.m.
At other times, the family will receive friends at the home of Robert and Deborah Bradsher, 1725 Cedar Grove Baptist Church Road, Roxboro.
Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mr. Lancy Leroy Harris, Sr.
Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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