03/05/08 — GENE GARRIS

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Oct. 7, 1955-March 3, 2008

Raymond Eugene "Gene" Garris, 52, died at his home on Monday.

Gene was born in Wayne County to Winston Durham Garris of Goldsboro and the late Pege Smith Davis. He owned and operated Gene Garris Homes of Goldsboro.

A service to celebrate the life of Gene will be held Thursday, March 6, 2008, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home. The Rev. Dann Patrick will officiate.

In addition to his father, Gene is survived by his wife, Louise Santana Garris; his son, Winston Garris of Durham; his daughter, T.K. Garris of Charleston, S.C.; his sister, Debe Garris Carrere of Pikeville; and his brother, Robert Garris of Goldsboro.

The family will receive friends Thursday afternoon following the service at Seymour Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com.


Published in Obituaries on March 5, 2008 1:49 PM