Funeral services for Charlie L. “Dood” Harris, 79, of Owens, formerly of Imperial, Texas, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 25, 2013 at the Heartland Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Heflin Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p..m today at the funeral home. Mr. Harris passed away Saturday, March 23, 2013 at his residence.
Charlie L. “Dood” Harris was born on March 28, 1933 in Salesville, Texas (Palo Pinto County) to James Barney and Lillie Augusta Gwynn Harris. He served in the U.S. Army and was married to Rosa Lee “Shot” Holder on Oct. 14, 1966 in Imperial. They lived the majority of their married life in Imperial and moved to the Owens community in 2005.
Mr. Harris farmed and ranched for many years and served as constable in Pecos for 16 years. He was a member of the Imperial United Methodist Church, the Imperial Masonic Lodge #1285, the Imperial Roping Club and was a member of the Fort Stockton Sheriff’s Posse.
Survivors include his wife Rosa Lee “Shot” Harris of Owens; two daughters, Terry Hopper of Ponder, Tammie Johnson and husband Eric of Corpus Christi; four grandchildren, Kaylee Coleman, Megan Johnson, Zack Hooper and Sydney Hooper; one great-grandson Hayden Lane Scarbrough; two sisters, Patsy Wallace of Midland and Bonnie White and husband Wayland of Kerrville; and one brother, Bill Harris and wife Gwen of Junction.
He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, J.B., John and Joe Harris.
Friends are invited to sign the guestbook at www.heartlandfuneralhome.net. Heartland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.