Donald Neal Ordway Harris Sr.

January 13, 1945 – August 3, 2021

Donald Neal Ordway Harris Sr, 76, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at home. A resident of Georgia for 42 years, he was formerly of Fremont, California. He is a former employee of Road Tech for 13 years and a member of Cross Connection Church. He is preceded in death by his mother, Allie Lee Smith; daughter, Dina J. Trahan; sister, Lucinda Burgess and brothers, Gary Harris and Peter Smith. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Jennifer Harris of Ringgold, GA.; children, Donald (Sherrie) Harris Jr., of Ringgold, GA., and Shelly Harris of Carrollton, GA.; sisters, Sharon Whalen of Tuscumbia, AL., Sharon Stark of Chattanooga, TN., and Alice Goins of Rossville, GA.; brother, Robert Smith of Roseburg, OR.; five grandchildren, six great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 1:00 P.M. Saturday August 7, 2021 in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Joey Kelly officiating. The family will receive friends from 5-8 P.M. Friday and 11 A.M. – 1 P.M. Saturday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests, donations be made to Serving Orphans Worldwide P.O. Box 1403 Bristol, TN. 37621 or online, Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel 443 Boynton Dr. Ringgold, GA. 30736.


  • Roy Dewayne Bridges, Jr Posted August 5, 2021 12:36 PM

    Many memories of my Uncle Don. He was always someone I looked up to…even though I may not have ever told him. Rest in peace and walk with God. You are now home. Sorry! I am not able to say my good byes in person. Sending my prayers to my Aunt Jennifer, and my Cousins-Donny and Shelly.

    • Shelly Harris Posted August 10, 2021 9:21 AM

      Dewayne, Thank you for taking the time to write a personal note of thanks and condolences. It means a lot to us that you reached out to mom personally through text and on here. Love to you and your family, Shelly

Add Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *