Phillip M. Harris, 66, Huntingburg

Phillip HarrisPhilip M. Harris, 66, of Huntingburg, died Tuesday (November 17) at his home. He was born in Huntingburg April 12, 1949, to Omer and Goldie (VanWinkle) Harris. He married Donna J. Sunderman May 10, 1974, in Huntingburg.

Philip worked as a journeyman electric lineman for the City of Huntingburg. He enjoyed fishing and hunting, going to casinos, and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He served in the United States Navy from 1967 to 1971 as a member of the Seabees.

He is survived by his wife, Donna J. Harris; three daughters, Angie King, Franklin, Stephanie Needhamer, Huntingburg, and Kristina Kendall, Jasper; two brothers, Marlin Harris, Boonville, and Harvey Harris, Tell City; one sister, Diane Harris, Phoenix, Arizona; and four grandchildren, Austin Schlachter and Bethanie Needhamer, Huntingburg, and Alexis and Peyton King, Franklin.

Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Friday at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Condolences may be shared online at Funeral services at 10 a.m. (EST) Saturday at the funeral home with burial following in Buffaloville Cemetery in Buffaloville. Pastor Paul Newland will officiate. The VFW Post No. 2366 memorial detail will conduct military graveside rites.

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