Kenneth Eugene Harris

September 2, 1935March 7, 2018

Kenneth Eugene Harris passed away March 7, 2018 at the age of 82. He was born on September 2, 1935 in Hazard, Kentucky to John and Nellie Harris. Kenneth played football for Miami University where he also earned his BS degree in Business with a major in Accounting. After graduating from college, Kenneth enlisted in the US Army and proudly served his country for two years. During that time, he was married to the love of his life, Sarah Gates. Kenneth attended Corinthian Baptist Church in Dayton, Ohio and was a member of Chancellors also in Dayton. He worked for Wright-Patterson AFB as an accountant for 34 years. After his retirement, Kenneth and Sarah relocated to Las Vegas, NV where he loved life and loved living in Las Vegas. Kenneth greatest attributes were being a great provider and supporter of his wife and daughter, and a great brother. Kenneth is survived by his devoted wife of 58 ½ years, Dr. Sarah E. Harris; his loving daughter, Kim Yvette Harris of Dayton, Ohio; his three sisters, Christine Robinson and Colleen McDugle, both of Richmond, Indiana, and Dannis White (Charles) of Detroit, Michigan; and a host of nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held in his honor on Monday, March 19th at 11am at Victory Baptist Church, 500 W. Monroe Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89106.


  • John Harris, Father
  • Nellie Harris, Mother
  • Dr. Sarah E. Harris, Wife
  • Kim Yvette Harris, Daughter
  • Christine Robinson, Sister
  • Colleen McDugle, Sister
  • Dannis White, Sister
  • Charles White, Brother-in-law


19 March

Memorial Service

11:00 am

Victory Baptist Church

500 West Monroe Avenue
Las Vegas, Nevada 89106


Kenneth Eugene Harris

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