BENNY RAY HARRIS, SR., the 9th of 12 children born to the late Annie Mae Frazier Harris and the late Rev. Daniel Harris, Sr. Benny was born and raised in New Orleans, LA on November 9, 1958, he departed this life on August 10, 2021, in Renton, WA.
Benny rededicated his life to the Lord over 10 years ago. He was a Gospel Poet who wrote over 120 poems that he shared in churches in different states in the country. He was a faithful member of Yeshua International Assembly in Renton under the leadership of Bishop Ivory and Pastor Brenetta Harris.
Benny leaves to cherish his memories his 3 children: Benny Jr. (Sherika Brooks), Tiara Harris-Lindsey (Master), Ra’Shyun Harris. 5 siblings: Minister Terry Harris of Baltimore, MD, Carol Harris, Robert (Jocelyn) Harris of New Orleans, Betty Harris, Kevin Harris of San Francisco. 11 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, 3 aunts in New Orleans, 1 great aunt in Los Angeles, 2 God children: Damika Rodrigue & Jasper Harris. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family members, and friends.
Memorial service will be held at on Thursday August 26, 2021, at 2pm at Kennydale Memorial Hall located at 2424 NE 27th St. Renton, WA 98056.