Wesley F. Harris


Yarmouth, ME – Mr. Wesley Frank Harris, 69 passed away of natural causes on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at Brentwood Rehabilitation Center.


He was born on April 17, 1945 in Philadelphia, PA, the son of the late Charles Harris and his wife, the late Tamsen (Shadle) Harris. He married his school sweetheart, Loraine (Burck) Harris, while attending Princeton University. They were married 45 years and had 3 children.


After Mr. Harris obtained a BA at Princeton University, he attended Dallas Theological Seminary. He was the pastor of Faith Baptist Church in North Yarmouth for twenty five years, from 1984 to 2010.


Mr. Harris is survived by his three children: Deborah Elaine Harris of Nashville TN, Ruth Marie Harris of Cumberland, ME and David Wesley Harris and his wife Ruth (Miner) Harris of South Carolina and two grandchildren: Daniel Harris age three and Hannah Harris age eighteen months


There will be a memorial service at the North Deering Alliance Church, 1301 Washington Ave, Portland, on Friday August 22, 2014 at six pm.


In Lieu of flowers please make donations to:


North Deering Alliance Church


Benevolence Fund:


1301 Washington Ave


Portland ME, 04103

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