Willliam Harlan Harris


img001William (Bill, Billy) Harlan Harris died Saturday, August 8th, 2015 following a short battle with cancer. He was born October 20, 1946 in Grants, NM to parents Lloyd Harris and Vivian Blankenship Harris.

Bill grew up in West Texas with his brothers and sisters, enjoying a life of hunting, fishing and camping. He joined the Navy in 1964, and was honorably discharged in 1971, having served on the USS Intrepid during the Vietnam era.

Bill spent many of his years living in Abilene TX before landing in Liberty Hill for the last 15 years. He will always be famous for his great Hot Sauce recipe, his Bread and Butter pickles, and his “stacked” enchilada recipe.

Survivors include sisters Beth Hart of Big Spring TX, Susan Buckalew of Robertsdale, AL, and a brother Ralph Harris of Abilene TX, along with many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Terry Harris and Weldon Harris.

A Memorial Service for Bill will be Saturday, Aug. 15th, at Leander VFW, 1:00 PM.