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Darrel Harris

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Darrel Ray Harris, 59, Kincaid, passed away on Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at his home.
He was born on July 28, 1954, in Salina, the son of Delbert Ray and Frances Marvelle (Grosdidier) Harris.
Darrel married Kathy Lindsay on Dec. 29, 1978, in Kincaid. This union was blessed with one daughter, Lindsay Jo. They later divorced. He married Rhonda Haynes on Jan. 25, 2009, in Garnett.
He was an over-the-road truck driver, driving more than 3 million miles during his lifetime.
He enjoyed fishing and mushroom hunting. Darrel and Rhonda loved having friends over to cook dinner and play cards. He never met a stranger and would help anyone in their time of need.
Darrel was preceded in death by his father, Delbert Harris; grandparents, Col. and Olive Harris, Owen and Frances Grosdidier.
He is survived by his wife, Rhonda Harris; daughter, Lindsay Jo Young and husband, Robbie, Union Center, S.D.; mother, Marvelle Harris, Kincaid; brother, Danny Harris and wife Terry, Kincaid; sister, Debbie West and husband Gary, Kincaid; two grandchildren, Tralin and Tayah Young; four nephews, Dusty Harris, J.D. and Angie Harris, Levi West and Luke West; two great-nephews, Ethan and Wyatt Harris; and his yellow lab and best buddy, Sailor.
Cremation is planned and a memorial service will be at a later date.
You may send condolences to the family at www.feuerbornfuneral.com.

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