Cochran – Chris Harris, age 37, died unexpectedly Wednesday at his residence. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11:00 AM at New Life Church of God. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Chris was a life long resident of Cochran. He was Co-Manager at Piggly Wiggly in Cochran and owner of Choice Fitness. He was a 1993 graduate of Bleckley County High School, member of the Cochran-Bleckley Recreation Board and kept stats for the Bleckley County High School Football Team. He was a member of Longstreet Baptist Church and attended New Life Church of God.
Survivors are his wife, Tonya Harris of Cochran; children, Harley Sheffield Harris, Chrystal Harris, Slade Harris and Gage Harris of Cochran; mother, Frankie Harris of Cochran; step-father, Alonzo Jackson of Cochran; sister, Renee (Virgil) Harris Smith of Cochran; brother, Calvin Marshall of Jacksonville, FL; grandparents, Betty Jean Harris and Corine Marshall of Cochran; grandchild, Julian Martez Bloodworth of Cochran; dedicated uncle, Allen Harris of Cochran; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
The family is at 123 Jessup St. and will greet friends from 6 until 8 PM Friday at Mathis Funeral Home.