Obituary for Roy Buster Harris

Roy Buster Harris, age 85 of Dublin passed away Sunday, February 7, 2021. Born August 19, 1935 in Richlands, Virginia he was the son of the late William Henderson Harris and Mary Myrtle Rebecca Lamie Harris.  A son, Victor Harris; brothers, Earl, Delmer and Russell Harris and sisters, Grace and Frances also preceded him in death. A veteran of the United States Army he was a member of the 101st Airborne (Screaming Eagles). After his service for his country, he was a truck driver, Roy worked for Overnight Trucking for 30 years.

He is survived by his 

Wife of 51 years– Jo Ann Baker Harris- Dublin


Joseph Scott (Shelenea) Harris – Eagle Rock, VA

Norman Lee (Laura) Harris – Durham, NC

Becky Dalton – Pulaski

Rita Harris – Pulaski

Robert Carl (Jeannie) Haga, Jr. – Pulaski

Cynthia Ann Hanshaw – Pulaski

Numerous Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Thursday, February 11, 2021 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Johnny Howlett officiating. Interment will follow at the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery, Dublin. The family will receive friends one hour before service time Thursday at the funeral home.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.