Obituary for Mr. Stanley L. "Stan" Harris

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Mr. Stanley L. "Stan" Harris

September 7, 1950 - May 7, 2019

Stanley L. ‘Stan’ Harris, age 68, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning, May 7, 2019 at his home in Bargersville.

He was born September 7, 1950, in Franklin, to his parents, the late Leon A. and Betty (Keaton) Harris. Stan was a 1968 graduate of Center Grove High School and went on to attend college in Kentucky. He served as a Staff Sergeant with the United States Air Force from 1970 to 1976.

Stan had a 40 year career in construction; most recently retiring in 2010 from Edwards-Rigdon Construction Company in Danville as a Superintendent after 18 years of service. He was a member of the Carpenters Union Local 301 in Greenwood, the National Rifle Association and the National Skeet Shooting Association.

He enjoyed skeet shooting, riding his motorcycle and caring for his dog, Peyton. Stan was an avid reader of mysteries and sci-fi books. He was a fan of the Indianapolis Colts.

Stan is survived by his son, Seth (Joanna) Harris of Bargersville; siblings, Becky (Phil) Harris of Nashville, Perry (Linda) Harris of Indianapolis and Mike (Rebecca) Harris of Schererville; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

A funeral service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday evening at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may visit from 4 p.m. until service time on Friday at the funeral home. Military rites will be presented by the Martinsville American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars Honor Guards and the United States Air Force.

Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Stan to the Semper Fi Fund, 825 College Blvd. Ste. 102, PMB 609, Oceanside, CA 92057.

Condolences may be made to the Harris family at

Information: (812) 597-4670



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Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Meredith - Clark Funeral Home


179 E. Mulberry Street, Morgantown, IN, 46160

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Service Information

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 7:30 pm

Meredith - Clark Funeral Home


179 E. Mulberry Street, Morgantown, IN, 46160

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Born: September 7, 1950
Died: May 7, 2019

Condolences for Mr. Stanley L. Harris

Ivan D. Lancaster posted on 5/13/19

I am so sorry to hear of this loss. Sympathy to all. I was away and arrived back in Indiana on the day of the funeral at about 6 pm ish. Cousin Ivan


Sharon Kay Croas Brooks posted on 5/9/19

Becky, sorry for your loss, I had just spoken to Stan at dialysis. we graduated together. Sharon Croas Brooks


Ron & Marilyn Hougland posted on 5/9/19

Sorry for your loss. Prayers for Family and Friends. I know he will be missed.