Thomas “Buddy” Harris

Thomas "Buddy" Harris

Graveside services for Thomas "Buddy" Harris are scheduled for 2:00 pm Friday in Rose Hill Cemetery with Bother Allen Dorries officiating. The family will hold a visitation on Wednesday from 5:00 to 6:00 at the Craddock Funeral Home.

Buddy was born Aug 17, 1948 in Bromide, Ok. to Richard and Flossie (Lee) Harris. He passed this life on April 16, 2021 in a local hospital.

Buddy and Linda Brown were married on July 26, 1975 in Ardmore. From that marriage they had two children, Buddy and Krystal. In March of 1998 Buddy remarried Catherine Connock in Gainesville, Tx.

Buddy served his country in the United States Army from 1966 to 1969. He received a Sharp Shooter Missileman's Badge and Civil Defense Ribbon and a Truck Driving Award.

He was retired from the Chickasaw nation as a Casino Manager.

Buddy had several hobbies in his life, including Frisbee Golf, Fishing and then he took up real Golf.

He is survived by his wife Catherine of the home; son, Buddy Harris and Laura; Daughter, Krystal Christian and her husband, Scotty of Healdton; stepdaughter, Jodi Dudley and her husband Paul; sister, Ella Mae Miller of Ardmore; grandchildren, Rylee, Braxton, Landon, Blayde, Meredith and Landry.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Bob Harris, stepson, Stephen Maxwell and Step grandson Destry.

Serving as Pallbearers will be Buddy Harris, Chris Harris, Scotty, Braxton, and Blayde Christian, Bradley Byrnes and Bobby Wilson.

Online condolences can be made at craddockfuneralhome.com

Published on April 18, 2021