Elder Jay Steve Harris, 74, of Pulaski, passed away Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at Highland Ridge Nursing and Rehab in Dublin.
He worked in sales and was the former pastor of Pulaski Primitive Baptist Church from March 1975 until October 2007 when he stepped down due to health issues. He was preceded in death by his parents, Marvin Grant and Blanche Dalton Harris and a brother, Loy E. Harris.
Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Reba Hatfield Harris; son, Craig Harris of Dublin, and brother and sister-in-law, Hugh D. and Linda Harris of Winston-Salem, N.C.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May 18, 11 a.m., at Pulaski Primitive Baptist Church on Newbern Road, with Elders Don Singleton and Norvell Mann officiating. Interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery, Pulaski.
The family will receive friends Thursday, May 17, from 5 until 7 p.m., at Mullins Funeral Home in Radford. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to Pulaski Primitive Baptist Church, c/o Bob Webb, 4092 Trebor Lane, Pulaski, VA 24301.
The Harris family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford. www.mullinsfuneralhome.com.