Bearl D. Harris Age 80 of Norwood, OH passed away Thursday June 13, 2013.

He was born January 19, 1933 in Acorn, Ky. to the late Nip Harris and Tilda Whitaker Harris.

He was a retired Machinist from Stevenson Machine and of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time with his family. He especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Meryle Mounce Harris, whom he married May 25, 1959 in Jellico, Tn. His son, Michael and (Myra) Harris of Camp Springs, Ky. Daughters, Ronda and (James) Trammell of West Chester, Ohio, Carol Harris of Norwood, Ohio and Deborah and (the late James Jr.) Cromer of Norwood, Ohio. His sisters, Delphene Whitaker and Buean Simpson of Somerset, Ky. 5 Grandchildren, Michael and (Pam) Harris, Katelynn Harris, Timothy and (Jessie) Trammell, Clinton and Kayla Cromer. 4 great grandchildren, Payton, Cole and Case Harris and Sadie Trammell.

He is preceded in death by his parents. Brothers, Eugene, Cooper, Clifford, Bethel and Gerald Harris and a sister, Kersey Bray.

He leaves behind a host of friends and relatives to mourn his passing.

Visitation will be held Monday June 17, 2013 after 6PM in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.

Funeral Service will be Tuesday June 18, 2013 at 11am in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Bro. Harold Harris and Bro. Jim Harris Officiating.

Burial will follow in the Acorn Cemetery.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.