AMESBURY, MA - Melvin Harris, of 33 Heritage Vale, Amesbury, Mass., passed away peacefully at Country Manor in Newburyport, Mass., on Friday, January 26, 2018. He was born in Richmond, Va., and was a long-term resident of Amesbury. He proudly served in the U.S. Air Force from 1954-1958. Melvin was a devoted family man, and very active within the Amesbury community.
Melvin is survived by his wife, Ferolyn (Sis) Harris, of 55 years; daughter, Marcella Schuy (53); son, Melvin Harris Jr. (47); and niece, Marny Dragon. He also leaves behind three grandchildren, Justin Schuy, CJ Schuy, and Micaela Kent; and two siblings, Henry Harris, and Martha Burke.
His funeral service will be held this Thursday, February 1, 2018, at 11 a.m., at the E.V. Jutras & Sons Funeral Home, 118 Friend St., Amesbury. One hour of visitation will precede the service from 10 to 11 a.m. Burial will be at a latter time.
Published on January 28, 2018