Former Pawhuska resident George Lamour Harris, 96, passed away Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 in Tulsa, Okla.

He was born on July 28, 1917 in Plaza, North Dakota.

George served in the United States Army. He was member of the South Minster Presbyterian Church and a long time resident of Tulsa. He was a buyer of oilfield supplies for Jones & Laughlin Steel Company.

George is survived by one son, Robert Harris; one daughter, Kathy (Harris) Proffit and her husband, John; four grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Frances (Jones) Harris.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, Aug. 14, at South Minster Presbyterian Church in Tulsa with Rev. Sam Haun officiating.

Services were under the direction of Moore’s Memory Chapel.