B.K. Harris
Funeral Date: 7/7/2016

Obituary:
B.K. Harris, age 77, of Hamburg, AR, entered into the eternal presence of His Savior July 3, in Little Rock, AR, at Baptist Medical Center after a years battle with leukemia. Born July 12, 1938 to Franklin Polk Harris and Olga Viola Prinzing Harris he was a retired Southern Baptist Minister having served as a pastor for over 42 years in several Arkansas churches. B.K. was a faithful member of Southside Baptist Church in Hamburg and also worked as a computer programmer for many years. His passions in life were family, fishing and sharing the gospel. Also preceding him in death was a spouse Linda Adams Harris whom he married December 20, 1957, grandson Christopher Keanan Harris; brothers Edsel Harris, Alfred Harris, an infant brother; sisters Elizabeth Harris, Betty Harris. Survivors are his wife Joy Akin Harris whom he married August 11, 2012. Two sons John Keanan Harris (Angie), Warren, AR, Mark Kevin Harris (Joan) Hampton, AR. One sister Martha Ketzscher (Chuck), North Little Rock, AR. Three step daughters Darlene Skender (Paul), Crossett, AR, Wendy Dailey (John) and Tana Vail (Jerry) all of Hamburg, AR. Four grandchildren Jennifer Smith (Matthew), Ashley Harris, Jonathan Harris, Ethan Harris. Six step grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, thirteen step great-grandchildren. Funeral service were 10:00 a.m. Thursday, July 7, at Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Mark Harris officiating. Burial was in Wilmar Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active Pallbearers were Wayne Reep, Mathew Smith, Jonathan Harris, Ethan Harris, Bruce Harris, Tommy Kelly, Paul Skender and John Dailey. Honorary Pallbearers were Dr. Joe Wharton, Dr. Mendelson, Dr. Tim Simon, Heath Reep, Jimmy Reep, Chuck Ketzscher, Dale Harris, Jerry Vail, Baptist Health, and Wilmar High School Class of 1956.

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Name: Tammy Evans Hensley
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Name: Darrell Jr. & Dana Harvey
Message: Ms. Joy, Keanan & Family; Mark & Family: Brother B. K. was a reverent man who loved the Lord. We are sorry for his passing, but rejoice that he is in the presence of the Lord. Our prayers are with you all.

Name: Donnie & Shirley Rice
Message: So sorry for your loss. Brother B. K. was a very caring man and faithful servant of the Lord. You are in our prayers during this time of sorrow.

Name: Neil and Regina St. John
Message: Harris family--Neil and I cannot adequately express how sorry we were to hear of the loss of Bro. B.K. He was such a strong Christian servant and great friend to our family. He is not sick now; he is rejoicing in Heaven.

Name: Marie Taylor Robinson & Raymond Quimby
Message: Mark and Joan and all the family. We are so sorry about you dad. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers now and in the days ahead.

Name: Lavan Lawson
Message: So sorry for your loss. our prayers are with you.

Name: Hugh and Brenda Quimby
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Name: Heather and Randall Baker
Message: I am so sorry for your loss! Out thoughts and prayers are with your family during this time!

Name: Jerry and jackie Johnson
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Name: Bradley and Paula Herring
Message: John and Mark and Family so sorry for the loss of your Dad. Our Thoughts and Prayers are with each one of you.

Name: Michael & Angela Purifoy
Message: To the Family, I am so very sorry for your loss, Brother B.K. meant a lot to me he led me to the Lord and baptized me in my youth, and married Michael and I. We are sending prayers for all of you, and we know we will see B.K. again until then may God comfort you all...

Name: Arnold Goodman
Message: Joan--You and I met in the hallway at Baptist Hospital a day or so before Pastor Harris died . May his memory will be a blessing to you and your family.

Name: Pam Hoskins
Message: Dear family My thoughts and prayers are with you. I always thought the world of Brother B.K he married me years ago at Saline

Name: Rhonda Simmons
Message: Mark,Joan and family, So sorry to hear about your loss. May God you all during the difficult days ahead. You and in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Matthew Pennington
Message: Mark and family, Prayers for you all

Name: Becky Quimby
Message: So sorry to see this about BK. Prayers for all the family.