Mr. Keith Harris, Sr.

November 21, 1959 ~ July 11, 2019 (age 59)


Adams announces the passing of Mr. Keith Harris, Sr., 59, who transitioned on Thursday, July 11, 2019 at his residence.

A Celebration of Life


Keith Harris, Sr.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

11:00 a.m.

Oakland Missionary Baptist Church

187 Buckhalter Road

Savannah, GA 31405

Pastor Jerry Wright

Reverend Dr. Alvin Petty, Presiding

Reverend George P. Lee, III, Ph.D., Eulogist


Interment: Woodstock Cemetery on Little Neck Rd near Hwy 17.

Viewing: 12:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. at the funeral home.

Visitation: 4-6 P.M., Monday in The Adams Chapel.

Keith Harris was born in Savannah, GA to the late Miss Sadie Harris Tawley on November 21, 1959. He attended the public schools of Chatham County. He was affectionately known as “Spinnaroo.”

  Keith was an easy-going person, had a generous spirit, and loved the company of family and friends. He was previously employed by the Savannah Chatham County Board of Education as a custodian for many years. He enjoyed cooking, crabbing, painting, playing Spades, and fishing. 

  Keith departed this life on Thursday,  July 11, 2019. Keith was preceded in death by three brothers: Paul, Ricky, and Wilburt Harris.

  His memory will forever be cherished by his beloved wife of 29 years, Delphine Harris; four sons: Oran Petty, Sr.,Antonio Petty, Sr., Armon Wesley, Keith Harris II; one daughter: Kha`De`Jah Harris (All of Savannah, GA); eleven grandchildren: Charmaine (Trey, Sr.) Elder (Columbus, Ohio), Jabrea Bryant, Javonna Brown, Naya Steward, Antonio Petty, Jr., Alaysia Pringle, Keith Harris III, Anterrio Pringle, Oran Petty,  Jr., Brielle Petty, Emory Coprick (expected arrival July 2019) (All of Savannah, GA); two great-grandchildren: Tani’Lynn and Trey Elder, Jr. (Columbus, OH); five sisters: Donna Harris (Savannah, GA), Beverly Kemp (Savannah, GA), Betty Brown, Finis Sims, MaryAnn Chapline, Kellye Reid (All of Jacksonville, FL); three brothers: John Reid (Savannah, GA), Martin Williams, Anthony Williams (Jacksonville, FL);and a host of loving in-laws, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

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July 22, 2019

12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Adams Funeral Services, Inc.
510 Stephenson Avenue
Savannah, GA 31405

Funeral Service
July 23, 2019

11:00 AM
Oakland Missionary Baptist Church
187 Buckhalter Rd.
Savannah, GA 31405

July 23, 2019

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
The Adams Chapel
510 Stephenson Ave.
Savannah, GA 31405

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