2015-01-15 / Obituaries

Derrick Wade Harris

Graveside services for Derrick Wade Harris, 43, of Tignall, were held Sunday, January 11, at 4 p.m. at Tabor Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Paul Reviere and Rev. Chris King officiating. He passed away Thursday, January 8, at Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood, South Carolina.

He was a native of Washington, the son of Layton and Gloria Tanner Harris. Mr. Harris was a mechanic and of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include his parents, Layton and Gloria Harris of Tignall; three daughters, Brittany Carstens of Tignall, Laken Harris of Greenwood, South Carolina, and Aubree’ Harris of Elberton; one granddaughter, Harley Carstens of Tignall; two brothers, Tracy Harris of Elberton and Tony Harris of Tignall; longtime companion Tammi McDaniel; four nephews and one niece and several aunts and uncles.

The family received friends at the funeral home prior to the service.

Justin Harris, Evan Harris, Taylor Harris, Tristan Harris, Chris Mack, and Roy Andrews served as pallbearers.

Hopkins Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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