Herbert E. Harris

12/11/2012 1:00 PM |

Herbert E. Harris died Dec. 10 at his home in Riverhead. He was 82.

Born Feb. 9, 1930, in Cumberland, Va., to Eva Johnson and Mitchell Harris, he had been a foreman at Northville Dock.

Mr. Harris is survived by his wife, Annie (née Langhorne), his son, Hubbard Jr., and his sister Vandell Hobson, all of Riverhead; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his brothers, Lee and John, and his sister Thelma.

Visiting hours will take place  Thursday, Dec. 13, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Reginald H. Tuthill Funeral Home in Riverhead. A service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 14, at Galilee Church of God in Christ in Riverhead, the Rev. Roy Pennon officiating. Interment will follow at Riverhead Cemetery.