Larry Neil Harris Sr.

October 1, 1946December 31, 2012
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Mr. Larry Neil Harris, Sr., 66, of 117 Gemstone Dr. Statesville, died Monday, December 31, 2012 at Iredell Memorial Hospital. Born in Iredell County on October 1, 1946, he was a son of the late Charles Grady Harris and Velma Summers Harris. Larry was an electrician and a member of Monticello Baptist Church. He took care of maintenance at the church and enjoyed his work, wood working, golf and watching westerns and wrestling on tv. He served in the U. S. Army in the Viet Nam War. Survivors include his wife, Patsy Perry Goforth Harris of the home, two sons, Larry Neil Harris, Jr. (Susan) of Statesville and Patrick Noel Harris of Winston-Salem, two daughters, Susan Belanger (Paul) and Sandra Holman both of Statesville. Also surviving are a brother, Charles Junior Harris and a sister, Inez Elkins both of Statesville along with six grandchildren. Services celebrating Mr. Harris' life will be conducted at 11:00 Friday January 4, 2013 at Monticello Baptist Church with Rev. Bobby Henderson officiating. He will lie in state at the church for one hour prior to the service while the family receives friends. Pallbearers will be: Larry Harris, Jr., Patrick Harris, Joey Bruce, Jesse Holman, Jacob Holman and Paul Belanger. Military Rites wll be presented immediately following the service at the church by the Iredell County Veterans Council Burial Detail. Burial will take place at a later date at the National Cemetery in Salisbury. The family will be assembled at the home. Condolences may be sent online to the family at Memorials may be given to Purple Heart Homes P.O. Box 5535 Statesville, N.C. 28687. Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.


  • Visitation Friday, January 4, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, January 4, 2013

Larry Neil Harris Sr.

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April Nesbit

January 4, 2013

Jr,I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Tommy & April Cook Nesbit

January 4, 2013

Jr.Sorry for the loss of your father.Our prayers are with you and your family.Tony Brenda Cook (Statesville N.C.)

Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home

January 4, 2013

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

Brandon & Kimberly Lester

January 3, 2013

JR,and Family--Our thoughts and Prayers are with you. If there is anything we can do for anyone please let us know.

Ed Ramirez

January 3, 2013

Patsy and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love, Ed & Carolyn

Darlene Ivey

January 3, 2013

Susan and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Pamela Cervantes

January 3, 2013


So sorry to hear of the loss of your husband Larry. He will be greatly missed. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Sarah Dehring

January 2, 2013

Our hearts go out to all of you during this difficult time. We are deeply saddened by your loss.

Dan Norman

January 2, 2013

Our hearts are with you as always. Dan, Leslie and Daniel