Mt. Vernon Register-News

Obituaries

June 7, 2014

Bridger Harris

Bridger Lashun Harris, 45, of Daytona Beach, Fla., and a former resident of Mt. Vernon, passed away Friday, May 23, 2014, in Daytona Beach, Fla.

Bridger was born Aug. 21, 1968, in Cairo, the son of Chester Taylor and Mary (James) Harris.

Mr. Harris is survived by his mother, Mary Harris of Mt. Vernon; father, Chester Taylor of Mt. Vernon; paternal grandmother, Vernell Martin; six brothers, Terry Harris, Gregory James, Dontae Harris, Maurice James, Nathan Taylor and Robert Chester Taylor; and by six sisters, Andria Harris, Tracy McDaniels, Belinda Chappell, Vetris James, Ratisha Taylor and Mary Ann Moss and husband Henry.

He was preceded in death by maternal grandmother, Lorine McKinney; brother, Ronald James; sister, Elizabeth Taylor; uncle, Herbert Norris; and a niece, Candace Rush.

Funeral services for Bridger Lashun Harris will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 14, at Blackwell Temple, 526 Grand Ave., Mt. Vernon, with the Rev. Val Powe officiating.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the service time Saturday, June 14, at the church. Burial will be held at Bethel Cemetery in Mt. Vernon at a later date.

For more information you may call Newell Funeral Home at 246-0100 or visit at www.newellfuneralhome.com.

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