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Bill Harris, 89, Kansas City, MO passed away July 28, 2019 at the Kansas City Hospice House. Visitation will be from 5-7 pm, Thursday, August, 1, 2019 at Heartland, 6113 Blue Ridge Blvd., Raytown, MO 64133. A graveside service will be held at 2 pm, Friday, August 2, 2019 at California City Cemetery, in California, Mo with Rev. Larry Thomas officiating. Bill was born in Jamestown, Mo on June 11, 1930 to Forrest and Pearl (Hunziker) Harris. He honorably served in the United States Marine Corps from 1952-1954. He married Annabelle Crawford in 1953.
In 1954 he began a career at IBM and worked as a service manager for 32 years until his retirement in 1987. He was a faithful member of First Baptist Church of Raytown/Connection Point, Where he served as a deacon and in various other positions of leadership. He served as a Sunday School leader at various churches.
Following the death of his first wife Ann, he was married to Lois Reed for 34 years.
He is survived by his wife Lois, sister Ruth Cantrell, daughter Mary Ann Harris (Brent), son Don Harris (Cecelia), stepchildren Diane Wycuff (Ron), Darla McCroskey (G.L.), Roy Reed (Amber), Rose Reese (Kenny), Thirteen grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Kansas City Hospice House or Connection Point Church in Raytown.