Nelsen Funeral Home & Crematory

4650 South Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, VA


Alfonso R. "Rudy" Harris, Jr.

January 26, 1943September 7, 2020

Alfonso R. “Rudy” Harris, Jr. completed his earthly journey and was called home to receive his reward on September 7, 2020. He began his journey on January 26, 1943.

He was preceded by the home going of his great-grandmother, Elizabeth Harris; mother, Louise Harris; and grandmother, Louisa Harrison.

He is survived by one sister; one niece; one grandnephew; a host of cousins; four step children; five step grandchildren; and a host of great-grandchildren residing in Richmond, Chesterfield, Maryland and the District of Columbia.

Rudy was a 1961 graduate of Maggie Walker High School in Richmond and attended Shaw University in Raleigh, NC from 1962-1965. He was a U. S. Army veteran of Vietnam. He also owned two restaurants, one in Greensboro, NC and one in Kingston, Jamaica. He retired from McGuire Veteran Medical Center in Richmond.

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