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Graveside services for Buster Edward (Mack) Harris are 10:00 am, Monday May 9, 2016 at Price Cemetery. Officiating will be Brother Lawrence Gann and Reverend John Lee. Those serving as pallbearers are Jake Harris, Andy Harris, Rusty Harris, Zach Harris, Coleman Harris, and Josh Gilstrap. Honorary pallbearers are James Epperson, Dustin Davis, Dana Hazzard, Tim Harris and Calvin Foster. Final arrangements have been placed under the care of Green Country Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left for the family at tahlequahfuneral.com

Buster Edward Harris was born in Cookson, Oklahoma on February 11, 1928, to Benjamin and Stella (Leep) Harris. He passed away on May 5, 2016, in Tahlequah, Oklahoma at the age of 88.

He was employed with Bell Telephone and retired with over 34 years of service with them.

Mack was a World War II Veteran, and a 32nd Degree Mason. He would always have a smile on his face when friends or family came by. He loved spending time in the outdoors, hunting and fishing

Mack was preceded in death by his parents, Benjamin and Stella; three brothers, Johnny, Bud and Ben Harris.

Buster is survived by the love of his life, his wife of nearly 68 years, Lois (Ellis) Harris, of the home; four sons, Benjamin Edward Harris, Carroll L. Harris, Joe Mack Harris and wife Linda, and Nathan Mitchell Harris and wife Pamela; nine grandchildren, Olivia, Valerie, Rusty, Coleman, Julie, Jake, Andy, Zach and Callie; eleven great grandchildren; his sister, Virginia Carter and husband Dero; and many other friends and loved ones.

Mack loved his wife and children and he will be missed dearly by all.
Published on May 6, 2016
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