- April 22,1894 1
ww1 THURMAN F. HARRIS DIED IN FRANCE MORTAL WOUNDS , INTERNED BODY RETURNED TO HARRISBURG, ARK WHERE HE REST TODAY HE HAD A NEW BRIDE AND A BABY DUE IN 3 MONTHS WHEN DIED , THIS COFFIN WAS ON A CASSION HORSE AND BUGGY THRU TOWN HARRISBURG, ARK. AND PARADE FOR HEROS THE HOUSE WE BELIEVE IS HIS FATHER AND MAN WITH TIE AND WHITE SHIRT BROTHER, OTHERS ENLISTED HONOR GUARD, WHEN HIS COFFIN CAME HOME HE HAD A DAUGHTER ABT3, FREDDYE FRANCES HARRIS ,WHO WAS IN OTHER PHOTOS NEVER KNOWING HER FATHER , MYRTLE CAROLINE NANCE ALWAYS LOVED HIM DYING AT 83YR OLD. HER HIGH SCHOOL LOVE. HIS FATHER OWNED A STORE IN THIS TOWN AND ACTIVE IN CHURCH IN HARRISBURG,ARK. HE WAS A VERY HANDSOME MAN AT 24 YR OLD .
Oct 22,1918 Died Mortal wounds — France
This soilder is buried Harrisburg Ark has many descedent there in a grave with Woodsman of the World trunk on grave. He died in France and then interned to USA a couple years later there was a parade and he is beloved and recieved with pride. He has Purple Heart , Silver Star. His widow Myrtle Caroline Nance and child born after his death Freddye Frances Harris.