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Junior Ray Harris, 78, Casey County, KY (1941-2020)

Junior Ray Harris, of Liberty, passed away on Friday, February 14, 2020 at age 78.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmCT/2pmET on Sunday, February 16, 2020 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Dominic Gordon officiating. Burial will follow in Mason Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11amET until time for the funeral.

Pallbearers will be Chase Fayne, Lance Wethington, Wayne Lee, Bradley Jones, and Marvin Lee.

Born on May 23, 1941, in Russell County, Kentucky, he was a son of the late Floyd and Emma McQueary Harris Brown. Ray was a mechanic and logger. He enjoyed making model cars, playing bingo, and hunting.

He is survived by a daughter, Donna Lee of Hustonville; a son, Stevie (Pam) Harris of Liberty; seven grandchildren, Amanda, Laura, Marvin, Sara, Corey, Patrick, and Bradley; and five great-grandchildren, Clara, Kylee, Willow, Tempest, and Mary. Other survivors include six sisters, Mazie Weddle, Carolene Harris, Cathy Sparks, Anna Bradshaw, Mae Gillock, and Tabitha Aggire; and five brothers, Leo Harris, Jerrill Harris, Dayton Harris, Dale Harris, and Winfred Harris.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by three brothers, Sherrill Harris, Cleo Harris, and Jerry Harris.

Memorial contributions may take the form of help for the family with funeral expenses.

Arrangements made at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

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