Clifford R. Harris, 81, of Bitely, Michigan passed away on May 8th from an unexpected illness. Clifford was born in Clinton, Missouri to Clarence and Clara (Ritter) Harris on November 1, 1932. He was married to Nora Loehr in July of 1959 in Baldwin, Michigan. Clifford owned his own mechanics garage for many years as well as a logging business and also did home repair. He was a member of Bitely Community Church.

Clifford is survived by his wife Nora Harris of Bitely his siblings Berniece (Jack) Drake, Chester (Joanne) Harris, Donna Goorhouse, Kathy (Ron) Nelson, Robert (Pat) Hashberger, his daughter Elaine Harris-Zimmerman of Bitely, grandchildren Matthew (Misty) Zimmerman, Tammi (Tyler) Ashley, Staci (Brian) Stacey, April (Travis) Peabody, Craig (Alieshia) Zimmerman and Trisha Zimmerman, 9 great grandchildren and many friends, relatives, nieces and nephews.

Services were held Tuesday May 13th 2014 with Clifford’s final resting place at Volney Cemetery in Hesperia. Arrangements have been entrusted to Verdun Funeral Home 585 7th Street Baldwin, Mi. (231)745-4680.