David Ronald Harris

March 16, 1940

Aug. 20, 2013

David Ronald Harris, 73, of Waxahachie died early Tuesday morning, Aug. 20, 2013, at Methodist Hospital after his family said prayers and goodbyes. Born March 16, 1940 in Dallas, Texas, he was the son of the late Henry and Nada Harris.

David worked for Southwestern Bell and AT&T for the majority of his life. He was a dedicated employee and an extremely hard worker. He enjoyed playing golf in his spare time and gardening with his late wife, Senita Joy Harris, who passed away to cancer on Oct. 5, 2005. In his spare time he enjoyed watching sports, spending time with family and going on cruises.

He is survived by his three loving children: Chad and Lexi Harris of Mansfield, Texas, Scott and Tori Harris of Midlothian and Marlo Harris of Austin, Texas; seven grandchildren: Clay Harris, Kayla Harris, Angela Valdez, Jessica Valdez, Whitney Bell, Boston Harris and Demi Harris; three great-grandchildren: Caleb Castillo, Cristian Castillo and Elizabeth Ell; two siblings: Michael Harris of Forney, Texas, and Steve Harris of Forney, Texas; and many other loving nieces, nephews and relatives.

Graveside funeral service for David Harris will be held at 10:15 a.m., Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Parkway in Dallas. Close friends and family are invited to attend.