Sam Harris

1912

Sam Harris was born on 25 Dec 1912 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of Adam Harris and Maggie Roseborough Harris.

1930

Sam Harris was counted in the census on 17 Apr 1930 in Blythewood, Richland, South Carolina, USA, as a 14-year-old, male, single, negro, son. Also in the home was his father, Adam Harris; his mother, Maggie Harris; his siblings, Lee C. Harris, Ellabell Harris, Annie B. Harris and Marie Harris.

1978

He died on 23 Jan 1978 in High Point, Guilford, North Carolina, USA at High Point Memorial Hospital. He was buried  on 27 Jan 1978 in Jamestown, Guilford, North Carolina, USA at Carolina Biblical Gardens of Guilford. His cause of death was carcinoma of the lung. His Social Security Number was 718-09-1951.

SAM HARRIS

Sam Harris, of 522 Pendleton St., Columbia, died Monday.

Plans will be announced by Sullivan’s Funeral Home.

Born in Blaney, he was a son of Adam Harris and Maggie Rosoborough Harris. Mr. Harris was a retired employee of the City of Columbia and a member of New Bethel Baptist Church and its usher board.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Lillian M. Harris; two daughters, Mrs. Mary H. Bingham of Columbia and Mrs. Beatrice Wilson of Blythewood, two sons, Gregory Harris and Henry Harris of High Point; two sister, Mrs. Annie Fletcher and Ella Bell Harris of New York: two brothers, John L Harris of New York and L. C. Harris of Harrisburg PA; and six grandchildren.

SAM HARRIS

Sam Harris, of 522 Pendleton St., Columbia, died Monday.

Born in Blaney (now Elgin), he was a son of Adam Harris and Maggie Rosoborough Harris. Mr. Harris was a retired employee of the City of Columbia and a member of New Bethel Baptist Church and its usher board.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Lillian M. Harris; two daughters, Mrs. Mary H. Bingham of Columbia and Mrs. Beatrice Wilson of Blythewood, two sons, Gregory Harris and Henry Harris of High Point; two sister, Mrs. Annie Fletcher and Ella Bell Harris of New York: two brothers, John L Harris of New York and L. C. Harris of Harrisburg PA; and six grandchildren.

Plans will be announced by Sullivan’s Funeral Home.

January 25, 1978  Columbia Record (published as The Columbia Record)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 26
January 25, 1978  State (published as The State) 
 Columbia, South Carolina
Page 8
“North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9P2-1HFH?cc=1584959 : 2 September 2014), > image 1 of 1; State Department of Archives and History, Raleigh.
“North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS4V-KSCW-V?cc=2848682 : 13 November 2019), > image 1 of 1; North Carolina State Archives, Division of Archives and History, Raleigh.

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