OBITUARY

Glenn L. Harris

September 18, 1953May 15, 2018
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Glenn L. Harris, 64, went home to be with the Lord on May 15, 2018 with his family by his side. After 31 years of service, Glenn retired as an Underground Lineman from Dominion Energy. He was a graduate of Crestwood High Class of 1971 and member of Greater Bethel AME Church in Chesapeake. He is predeceased by his parents, Pauline and Joseph L. Harris and sisters, Geraldine Chatman and Barbara Brown and her husband Calvin Brown. He is survived by his loving wife Rosie Harris; two daughters, Carla Mabry (Calvin) and Michelle Singleton; three grandchildren, Adam, Cheyenne, and Calvin, III; four brothers, Joseph Harris (Ada), Walter "Ray" Harris (Temple), Kelvin "Andy" Harris, and James "Jimmy" Harris (Lynda); two sisters, Carole Harris (David), and Sharon Foreman (Anthony). He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins. The family will receive friends Monday, May 21, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rosewood Kellum Funeral Home, 601 N. Witchduck Rd., Virginia Beach, VA. A Celebration of Life will be Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church South Hill, 3633 Galberry Rd, Chesapeake, VA. Burial will follow at Roosevelt Memorial Park. You may offer your condolences at www.kellumfuneralhome.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Rosie J. Harris, Wife
  • Carla Mabry, Daughter
  • Calvin Mabry Jr., Son-in-law
  • Michelle Singleton, Daughter
  • Joseph L. Harris, predeceased, Father
  • Pauline Harris, predeceased, Mother
  • Joseph Harris and his wife Ada, Brother
  • Walter "Ray" Harris and his wife Temple, Brother
  • Kelvin "Andy" Harris, Brother
  • James "Jimmy" Harris and his wife Lynda, Brother
  • Carole Harris and her husband David, Sister
  • Sharon Foreman and her husband Anthony, Sister
  • Geraldine Chatman, predeceased, Sister
  • Barbara Brown, predeceased, Sister
  • Calvin Brown, Brother-in-law
  • Adam Singleton, Grandson
  • Calvin Mabry III, Grandson
  • Cheyenne Singleton, Granddaughter
  • Glenn is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Craig Brown
  • Anthony Foreman, Jr.
  • Brian Harris
  • Christopher Harris
  • David Harris, II
  • Jared Harris

Services

22 May

Celebration of Life

11:00 a.m.

First Baptist Church South Hill

3633 Galberry Rd,
Chesapeake, Virginia 23323

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visitation Monday, May 21, 2018
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Tim Carroll

May 22, 2018

Rest in Peace my friend and until we meet again on the other side may God Bless Your Family

Barbara Godfrey

May 21, 2018

My condolences to the family. I'm so sorry for your loss. I remember Glenn when I was married to Charlie III. Glenn was always a very kind and genuine counsin. My prayers are with the family that God will comfort your hearts.

Bernadine Spencer

May 21, 2018

Rosie Harris and family,
I’m thinking of you during this difficult time. Remember, comfort comes from the simple act of praying, reminding us that God is a steadfast companion in any situation.

Bernadine Spencer
Crestwood Class of 1971

Angela Artis

May 21, 2018

Condolences to The Harris Family..
Such a kind Man; who loved his Family , & Friends..hold on to God's unchanging hand. Reaminton & Angela Artis

Parke Guthner

May 21, 2018

I only met Mr. Harris a couple of times but he and Rosie made such a sweet and loving couple. You have my prayers Rosie.

Parke

Pastor & Mrs. Joseph A. Turner, Sr.

May 21, 2018

Stacy and I send our deepest condolences and heartfelt prayers to the Harris family. Glenn was such a humble individual and a jewel to humanity. We send our love to Rosie, Carla, Michelle and the entire family. The Comfort of God's Spirit be your strength during this difficult time.

Barbara Nixon

May 20, 2018

TO THE FAMILY OF MR. GLENN HARRIS, AM SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT THE PASSING OF YOUR LOVE ONE. GLENN WAS SUCH A GENTLE SOUL. LET NOT YOUR HEART BE TROUBLE: YE BELIEVE IN GOD, BELIEVE ALSO IN ME. IN MY FATHER 'S HOUSE ARE MANY MANSIONS:IF IT WERE NOT SO, I WOULD HAVE TOLD YOU. I GO TO PREPARE A PLACE FOR YOU. AND IF I GO AND PREPARE A PLACE FOR YOU, I WILL COME AGAIN, AND RECEIVE YOU UNTO MYSELF: THAT WHERE I AM. THERE YE MAY BE ALSO. ST. JOHN 14 1-3 DEEPEST SYMPATHY BARBARA NIXON HALSEY AND FAMILY. CLASS OF 71'

Lamont Simmons

May 19, 2018

My deepest sympathy goes out the family, friends, colleagues, schoolmates, classmates and neighbors on the passing of the beloved Glenn. He was a great guy and is sorely missed.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Glenn L. Harris, 64, went home to be with the Lord on May 15, 2018 with his family by his side. After 31 years of service, Glenn retired as an Underground Lineman from Dominion Energy. He was a graduate of Crestwood High Class of 1971 and member of Greater Bethel AME Church in Chesapeake. He is predeceased by his parents, Pauline and Joseph L. Harris and sisters, Geraldine Chatman and Barbara Brown and her husband Calvin Brown.
He is survived by his loving wife Rosie Harris; two daughters, Carla Mabry (Calvin) and Michelle Singleton; three grandchildren, Adam, Cheyenne, and Calvin, III; four brothers, Joseph Harris (Ada), Walter "Ray" Harris (Temple), Kelvin "Andy" Harris, and James "Jimmy" Harris (Lynda); two sisters, Carole Harris (David), and Sharon Foreman (Anthony). He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins. The family will receive friends Monday, May 21, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rosewood Kellum Funeral Home, 601 N. Witchduck Rd., Virginia Beach, VA. A Celebration of Life will be Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church South Hill, 3633 Galberry Rd, Chesapeake, VA. Burial will follow at Roosevelt Memorial Park. You may offer your condolences at www.kellumfuneralhome.com.