Arnold Harris, 77, of Clairton, Pennsylvania peacefully departed this life on Saturday, October 12, 2019, from the AHN Jefferson Hospital in Pittsburgh.
Arnold was born February 19, 1942, in Clairton, PA to the late Wallace Harris and Lorraine Jones Harris. He was preceded in death by Clarence Harris, Linda Harris, and Ronald Harris.
He received his formal education from the Clairton Public School System. Arnold then joined the United States Army where he served honorably. Following his return home, he was employed by U.S. Steel Corporation Clairton Works and visited 1st A.M.E. Church where his family are life long members.
Left to cherish his loving memory are his children; Connie "Mike" Hendrix of Ft. Washington MD, Cordella Denise Watts of Clairton, Stephanie Yvonne (Dave) Spence of Clairton, Kimberley Ann (Thomas) Jackson of Cannonsburg PA; 17 Grandchildren; 43 Great-Grandchildren; 12 Great Great Grandchildren; Siblings; 1 Brother Norman Harris, 1 Uncle Aaron Jones of Maryland, 1 Sister-in-Law Elizabeth Harris of McKeesport, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, and many Friends.
Viewing will be 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, October 18, 2019, First African Methodist Episcopal, 177 Mitchell Ave. Clairton, PA 15025, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 19, 2019.
Arrangements are in charge of Robert A. Waters Funeral Home Inc.
Originally published October 16, 2019.