Robert Harris, Jr.

October 17, 1932 ~ November 6, 2023 (age 91) 91 Years Old
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Robert Harris, Jr. Obituary

 Mr. Robert Harris, Jr., age 91 of York, SC passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, November 6, 2023.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm on Wednesday, November 8th, 2023 at Bratton Funeral Home, 1455 Filbert Hwy York, SC 29745. The funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm the following day at Bratton Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Tommy Hope officiating. Burial, with Military Honors, will follow at Lakeview Memory Gardens.

Robert was born on October 17th, 1932 in Cherokee County. He was the son of the late Robert Harris, Sr. and Sarah Blanche Bridges Harris. He was a member of Harmony Baptist Church and worked for Sunbeam, the Bleachery, and York County Recycling Center in McConnells, SC.

Robert is survived by his wife, Betty Melton Harris; his son, Robert “Rick” Harris (Debra); his brothers, Leo Harris (Debbie), Jerry Harris (Amy); his sister, Joan Hager; six grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; and five great-great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by his son, Charles D. Harris, three brothers, and four sisters.

In memory of Robert Harris, Jr. memorials may be made to Providence Care, 500 Lakeshore Pkwy Rock Hill, SC 29730.

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November 8, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bratton Funeral Home
1455 Filbert Highway
York, SC 29745

Funeral Service
November 9, 2023

1:00 PM
Bratton Funeral Home
1455 Filbert Highway
York, SC 29745


Providence Care Hospice
500 Lakeshore Parkway, Rock Hill SC 29730
Tel: 1-803-818-6900


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