Herbert Harris, 63 of Gary, Ind., and formerly of Terre Haute, died April 18, 2017, at Methodist Hospital North Lake. He was born Jan. 5, 1954, in Terre Haute, to Joe and Chlora (Stewart) Harris.
He retired from the US Steel company Gary.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Joe Clayton Harris Sr.; and three sisters, Febie Williams, Kathleen Boyd, and Cassie Harris.
He is survived by his fiancee, Lisa Smith of Gary; two daughters, Ladaysha and Alana Harris, both of Lithonia, Ga.; one stepson, Pierre Smith of Phoenix; one sister, Florence Towles of Terre Haute; and five grandchildren, Reginald Ray, Destiny Brown, Layla Harris, Jeliyah Lowe, and Julian Smith.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the St. Paul Baptist Church, 1000 S. 15th Street. Visitation will be 9 a.m. until services at the church. Burial will be in the Stewart Lawn Cemetery. The sacred trust was given to Williams and Bluitt Funeral Home.
Published on April 20, 2017