SPRINGFIELD – David Harris, age 71, of Springfield, IL died at St. John’s Hospital at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, April 20, 2010.
He was born on July 23, 1938, in Springfield and raised by his father, Guy B. Harris and stepmother, Joyce J. Harris.
He was preceded in death by his father; a brother, Ozzie Harris; and a daughter, Kelley Milam.
He was survived by a daughter, Stephanie Owens and a son, David Owens, both of Louisville, KY; stepmother, Joyce J. Harris of Springfield; 5 sisters, Donna Spurlock of Ft. Worth, TX, Marilyn (David) Blickenstaff of Browning, IL, Kathleen Harris of Springfield, Victoria Mason of The Woodlands, TX, and Suzanne Harris of Springfield; a brother, Steven Harris of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mr. Harris lived in Springfield most of his life and worked as an auto body repairman.