Walter  Harris
Walter James Harris, 88, passed away Friday, Sept. 6, 2019. Services were held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, at Haddock Baptist Church with Dr. Ron McClung officiating. Burial will be private.
Mr. Harris was born in Hancock County but had made his home in Milledgeville. He was retired from the Department of Corrections. He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Ivey Lee Harris Sr. and Nora Lee Kilgore Harris; his wife, Bettie Joyce Garrett Harris; and a son, Walter James Harris Jr.
Mr. Harris was a former member of Hardwick Christian Church and a current member of Haddock Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the United States Navy.
Survivors include his daughters, Marianne Reynolds (Tony) of Milledgeville and Margretta Giles (Mark) of Sandersville; a son, Miles Harris of Garden Dale, Ala.; a brother, George Harris of Milledgeville; and three sisters, Lucille Dyle of Swainsboro, Frances Lunsford of Covington and Ann Andrews of Sparta; grandchildren, Steven Reynolds (Shannon), Walter "T.J." Reynolds, Kyle Reynolds, Cody Giles, Ashley Harris (Anna), Christina Harris, Michael Harris and Misty Durden (Tolley), and Kayleigh Peacock; six great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Haddock Baptist Church Building Fund.
Visit to express tributes.
Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.
Published on September 9, 2019


Plant a tree in memory
of Walter
Plant a tree

Obituary published in


Print Guestbook

A place to share condolences and memories.
The guestbook expires on December 08, 2019.

Showing 10 of 0 posts

Be the first to share a memory or condolence.