VAN WYCK -- Pastor Walter O. Harris passed from this temporary world on Aug. 25, 2007, at his home in Van Wyck, S.C. He was born on July 30, 1947, in Charlotte, N.C. to Mr. and Mrs. John Collins Harris. He was privileged to pastor nine senior citizen homes during the course of his ministry. He was also a veteran of the United States Navy, serving his country for twenty years. He retired in 1985 as a Chief Radioman.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Mary Kerr Harris; three daughters, Lorrie Ayers, Camey Whitt and Margaret Toy; and eight grandchildren.
Visitation was at Higher Ground Church at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2007. The Funeral followed the visitation at 11 a.m., with interment at Six Mile Presbyterian Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be sent to Fruitland Baptist Bible Institute, 1455 Gillian Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792.
Fort Mill Funeral Home is serving the family.