Archie Wendell Harris

Archie Wendell Harris

Archie Wendell Harris, 61, of Crossett, died August 5, 2014 at the Ashley County Medical Center.

He was a lifelong resident of Crossett and a member of Gates Chapel A.M.E. Church.

Mr. Harris was a former employee of the Ashley County Sheltered Workshop. He was a “people-person” who loved the people in his community and they loved him back. His presence will be greatly missed.

He was preceded in death by his father, Archie James “A.J.” Harris, Jr. and his brother, Donald Harris.

He is survived by his mother, Betty Sims Harris of Crossett; a brother, Eddie Charles Sims of Crossett; two sisters, Jacqueline Rhodes and husband Curtis of Bastrop, La.; Linda Henderson of Rockford, Ill. and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, loved ones and friends.

Funeral services will be held August 12 at 11 a.m. at Gates Chapel A.M.E. Church with Revs. Tyrone Broomfield and Rev. Harriel White, officiating. Burial in Westview Cemetery.

Visitation from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. August 11 at Cromwell Funeral Home.