Thomas L. Harris

Thomas L. “Tommy” Harris was born in Dun-kirk, New York on November 4, 1953 to the late Annie Mae Buchanan and Terry V. Harris. He attended Dunkirk Public Schools.

Tommy was an employee of True Temper, Inc. for 20 years until the plant closed and he later retired.

He joined the Friendship Baptist Church where he was a faithful member. He enjoyed listening to gospel and oldies music. Tommy was well known and liked in the community.

On February 6, 2014 at 11:49 p.m. the Heavenly Father called him home.

He leaves to cherish his memories a loving wife Dorothy Jean Harris Lunsford. Seven children: Myra Ann Harris Thomas of Dunkirk, NY, Thomas L. Harris Lunsford, Jr., Monica Harris, Javon Harris, La’Taynik Mieonne Harris of GA., Rebecca Harris of Erie, PA and Lanette Harris of Rochester, NY.

He also leaves to cherish his memories two brothers: Lucian (Charlotte) Buchanan, and Charlie Harris; one sister: Ernestine Harris, all of Dunkirk, N.Y.; 18 grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother: Albert Buchanan; one sister: Mary Anne Moreland; and one grand-daughter: Lejualard Lunsford.

Calls may be made at the Friendship Baptist Church, 18 E. 2nd Street, Dunkirk on Wednesday from 12 noon to 1 p.m., where a funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. Interment will be in the Willowbrook Park Cemetery, Dunkirk. Ar-rangements by David J. Dengler, Larson-Timko Funeral Home, 679-9000.