- November 3, 1943 - November 29, 2016
- Dunmor, Kentucky
of Ben's Passing
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“Sorry to hear the news, prayers for his family. I went to school with Ben. Heaven just gained a really good man.
1 of 7 | Posted by: S. Blair - Montreal, QC
“Ruth- We were so saddened to hear of Ben\'s passing. He meant so much to our family and Daddy was always so proud of him and his Career with Genesco....Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Susan Black Teachey
“In loving memory
3 of 7 | Posted by: Norma Jean Freeman - Monterey, TN
“Ben was such a wonderful man who loved his family dearly. I am thankful to have had the privilege of having him as my brother-in-love. He was a man...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Brenda Dukes - Gallatin, TN
“Sorry to hear the news. Praying for the family.
5 of 7 | Posted by: Freddie Borders
“sorry for ur loss.
6 of 7 | Posted by: Ben Brenda McCall Angie
“Our hearts go out to all of you in your time of grief. We really enjoyed meeting & talking with Ben & know that his passing leaves a hole in...Read More »
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Price Funeral Home
Ben Taylor Harris, 73, of Dunmor, Kentucky died on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at his residence. Ben was a loving husband, father, Papa, businessman, philanthropist and avid fisherman. He was born Wednesday, November 3, 1943 in Logan Co., Kentucky, the son of the late Cliva Harris and the late Viola Coursey Harris. He was the husband of Ruth Vaughn Harris of Dunmor, KY who survives. He was a graduate of Lewisburg High School in 1961. He served in the Army from 1964 until 1966 and was a Veteran of Vietnam. He worked at Genesco in Nashville, TN, for over 37 years and retired as the Chairman and CEO He was a member of First Baptist Church of Donelson. He served as a volunteer on several community boards in Muhlenberg County, KY. He completed the Advanced Management Program from the Harvard Business School in 1995. Also surviving are daughters, Allison Miller - (Marc) of Signal Mountain, TN and Emily Parker - (Jeremy) of Knoxville, TN, brother, C.W. Harris of Lewisburg, KY; and seven grandchildren, Preston Miller, Jonathan Miller, Joshua Miller and Lydia Miller all of Signal Mountain, TN and Grant Parker, Luke Parker and Grady Sue Parker all of Knoxville, TN . The family will receive family and friends at 1:00 PM on Saturday, December 17, 2016, at First Baptist Church of Donelson (Family Life Center), 2526 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN 37214 and a Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 PM Memorial Contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org) or to the Dale Hollow Eagle Cam (www.gofundme.com/3w2ak33g) Links are found at the bottom of the web page.
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