Harris A. Caraway

March 29, 1945January 9, 2021

Harris Caraway, 75, of Copperas Cove passed away January 9, 2021. He was born March 29, 1945 in Comanche, Texas to Jewell (J. H.) Caraway and Alice P. (Seale) Caraway.

Mr. Caraway was a veteran of the United States Army, serving from October 1966 to September 1969. He retired from First Texas Bank after 27 years where he served as President/Bank Manager. He was actively involved in community affairs; Chamber of Commerce, Lions Club and Crime Stoppers in Copperas Cove; he also enjoyed golfing and traveling with his wife in their motorhome. He was very committed to his work and was mostly serious, but was lighthearted with his family. He was a loving husband, father, and PaPa. He was a long time Bulldog fan.

Harris is survived by Donna, his wife of 54 years; two daughters, Tracy Caraway and Ginger Caraway Jenkinson, son in law Jeff Jenkinson; grandsons, Austin Walthall, Drew Jenkinson and Colton Jenkinson and brother, Johnny Caraway and wife Noryce.

He was preceded in death by his parents; Jewell (J. H.) Caraway and Alice P. (Seale) Caraway; grandson, Tyler Caraway; two sisters, Sandra Ramos and Jo Lynn Miller and a brother, Rickie Caraway.

Graveside services will be held on Friday, January 22 at 1:00 PM at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery, Killeen, Texas. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the Copperas Cove Lions Club.


  • Tommy Lamb, Active Pallbearer
  • Drew Jenkinson, Active Pallbearer
  • Colton Jenkinson, Active Pallbearer
  • Austin Walthall, Active Pallbearer
  • Steven Richard, Active Pallbearer
  • Taylor Kelley, Active Pallbearer

  • Copperas Cove Lions Club


  • Graveside Service with Military Honors

    Friday, January 22, 2021


Harris A. Caraway

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Coleen Timmons

January 18, 2021

So many memories of Harris at the golf course and helping me out at the bank. He was a good friend and good man. I know it has been a long journey for all of you. Continued prayers, love, Coleen

Mollie Bersch

January 18, 2021

My thoughts and prayers go out to the Caraway Family. They were an important part of my life growing up. Harris was a great person and business man. He will be missed!

Hank and Shirleen Smith

January 18, 2021

Harris was a wonderful person and will be missed by many. He and Donna have led a very interesting life. His struggles are over. Donna, family, and friends loved him and that is the most for which one can hope.

Donna and the girls will have the support of many. May the Lord bless Harris and them.

Myra Sims

January 18, 2021

We miss you Uncle Harris!

Barbara Mims

January 12, 2021

My condolences to the Caraway family, Harris was a great guy

Michelle MacDonald

January 11, 2021

Donna, you are in our hearts and prayers..... Harris was a special person~~