On Monday January 17, 2022 our son Earl Harris, III transitioned from his earthly life to his heavenly home. Earl was born October 6, 1968 in Tacoma, WA to his loving parents Earl and Constance Harris.
Earl is the second oldest of five children. He graduated from Lincoln High School in 1987. Earl attended Northwest University where he obtained his degree. After college he went on to have a successful career as a Network Engineer. One of his career highlights was having the opportunity to work for Microsoft Corporation. He was a dedicated hard worker.
He grew up at Altheimer Memorial COGIC and later became a member at Mt. Zion River Church where he faithfully served as the Praise and Worship Team Leader. He lastly attended Heaven’s Gates COGIC.
Earl was a family man he loved his parents, children and grandchildren dearly and always enjoyed spending time with his family. Earl was adventurous and loved trying new things. He was competitive by nature and was always up for a challenge. He enjoyed skiing and snowboarding, bowling, playing card games, dominoes and singing. He loved fashion and was always well dressed. Earl was so easygoing and kindhearted. He loved joking and laughing. He was an excellent cook, and delighted in hosting, and preparing food for family and friends. He was a wonderful son, father, brother, uncle, cousin and friend to many. He will truly be missed.
Earl is survived by his sons, Jermaine Harris (Rosio), Jerrelle Hernandez and Anthony Quinonez and his grandchildren,
His parents, Earl Harris and Constance Harris his siblings, Cornell Harris (Janice) Elizabeth McMurrian (Joe) Julie Kinlow (Jason) Vivian Johnson, (James) Aunt Betty and Uncle Ronnie Simmons (God parents). A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.
He is preceded in death by his Grandfather Earl Harris Sr, Grandmother Thelma Hudson, Grandmother Edith Williams and Grandfather Edward Williams.