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Anderson Funeral Home

40 North Main Street, Springboro, OH

OBITUARY

George Edward Harris

March 25, 1938October 24, 2019

George Edward Harris, age 81, of Lebanon, OH; died Thursday October 24, 2019 at Hospice of Butler Warren County. George was born Portsmouth, OH on March 25, 1938 to the late Gilbert and Beatrice (Fritz) Harris. George enjoyed the outdoors playing tennis, rock climbing, hiking and kayaking. He attended the Salem College in West Virginia and received his Master’s Degree from Akron University. George was a high school principal for many years until his retirement in 1996. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Doris (Ken) Kamer. George is survived by his wife of over 60 years, Margaret ”Peggy” (Klingaman) Harris; a daughter, Jessica (Keith) Twiddy; a son, Daniel (Amy) Harris; grandchildren, Josiah (Rebecca), Joshua, Jonah, Emily, Audrey, Rachel and Molly; a great granddaughter, Alethea; a brother Gilbert (Sharon) Harris. A Celebration of Life will be 2pm Saturday November 2, 2019 at the Anderson Funeral Home 40 N. Main St Springboro, OH with Celebrant Dan Flory officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 12pm tp 2pm

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, November 2, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Saturday, November 2, 2019

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Scott Duff

October 30, 2019

Im sorry about your loss. George and I played Thursday night tennis for 10+ years we had many good conversations to and from .He was truly a wonderful person and will be missed . God bless !

Jodi Grannison(Thompson)

October 27, 2019

Mr. Harris was my high school principal@ Bellefontaine High School. Although many thought he was strict I always thought he was a very nice man. Very fair and understanding
Keeping the Harris family in my thoughts and prayers. He will be missed by all of us who knew him but will never be forgotten.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY