Published 5:00 am Monday, June 22, 2009

Services for Clifton “Buddy” Harris Sr., of Brookhaven, are 11a.m. Tuesday, June 23, at Macedonia M.B. Church with burial in thechurch cemetery. Williams Mortuary is in charge ofarrangements.

Visitation is Monday from 1 until 7 p.m. at the funeral homewith family present from 6 until 7 p.m.

Mr. Harris, 82, died June 18, 2009, at his residence. He wasborn in Franklin County on Sept. 3, 1926, to Douglas Harris andJosephine Harris.

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He was retired after 52 years with Dunaway Logging Co., where hewas known as “Slick” to his co-workers. He was a member ofMacedonia M.B. Church.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his sisters, Mary,Myrtis, Willie Mae, Alene, Mildred and Eva Nell; and his brothers,L. C. and Thomas.

Survivors are his wife, Margaret Harris, of Brookhaven; hisstepmother, Mae Ella Harris, of Bunkley; his daughter, VoncileSmith, of Brookhaven; his sons, Clifton Harris Jr., Johnny Herring,Robert Thadison and wife, Mamie, James Thadison and wife, Juanita,John C. Thadison and wife, Margaret, Varnell Thadison and wife,Rosie, and Anthony Thadison and wife, Brenda, all of Brookhaven;his sisters, Elmerie Shaw and husband, A.J., and Shelly Dickey andhusband, Thomas, all of Natchez, Willie Hunt and husband, Bobby,and Pearlie Mae Griffin and husband, Milton, all of Bunkley, SharonElmo and husband, Ronnie, of Natchez, and Floann Harris and PrentisHarris, both of Bude; his brothers, J. C. Harris, of Natchez, BillyHarris, of Bossier City, La., and McArthur Harris and wife, Mary,of Hazlehurst; 35 grandchildren; 52 great-grandchildren; and manynieces, nephews and other relatives.