Timothy L. Harris, 52, of Mansfield, passed away Monday, March 3, 2014 after a short illness.
He was born in Detroit, Michigan on February 21, 1962 to William Jack Harris and Odessa Washington-Harris and was the youngest boy of nine siblings. Timothy accepted Christ at an early age and attended Macedonia Baptist Church in Hamtramck, MI under the pastorate of the Rev. C.D. Twyman. He graduated from Detroit Public School Systems. Timothy was a very special person with a BIG smile, was loved by everyone who knew him, and lived his life with integrity and bravery. Timothy’s heart was always open for anyone, whether family or friend. He loved music, dancing, and eating.
He leaves to cherish his memories his wonderful sister, Jacqueline Tucker of Detroit, MI; his caring nephew, Elgin Nettles of Mansfield; his caregiver/ adopted niece, Vowana Butler and family of Mansfield; special friends, Tina Holt and Melvin Melton, Jr. both of Mansfield; and a host of extended family and friends.
Timothy was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, and a brother.
Calling hours will be from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Werner-Gompf Funeral Services 1106 Park Avenue East, Mansfield. Funeral services will follow at 5:00 p.m. with Elder Tyree Shine officiating.
Online condolences may be made at www.wernergompf.com