Grant B. Harris

WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY     (Washington County, Utah)

GRANT BROOKS & ELEEN HIGBEE HARRIS

(businessman)

BIOGRAPHY

Grant Brooks Harris was born on June 12, 1904.

Eleen Ray Higbee was born on June 29, 1906.

Grant & Eleen were married on October 3, 1928 in St. George.

Grant was an Army Captain in World War II.

He returned to St. George and operated G. B. Harris Repair Service.

Grant published a book in 1980, "Shanley: Pennies Wise - Dollars Foolish".

Grant died on May 30, 1983 and is buried in Plot C_28_15_4 of the St. George City Cemetery.

Eleen died August 10, 1994 and is buried in Plot C_28_16_6 of the St. George City Cemetery.


FAMILY

Grant's Parents and Siblings:
    Abner B. Harris
    May Brooks Harris
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx

(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married xx/xx/xxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)

Eleen's Parents and Siblings:
    Edwin Richard Higbee
    Eva Geary Page Higbee
        Eleen Rosalia Higbee
        Wilma Lorine Higbee
        Magnolia Higbee
        Lamond Page Higbee
        Maree Higbee
        Gena Higbee


(1/15/1883-8/16/1983)   (married 8/28/1905)
(5/22/1883-1/18/1973)
(6/29/1906-8/10/1994)   (married Grant Brooks Harris)
(10/29/1909-1/27/2007)   (married William Arthur Kemp)
(2/24/1913-12/6/1994)   (married Eugene R Palfreyman)
(7/18/1919-6/3/1995)   (married Franke J. Shipp and Janice Clark)
(12/8/1921-5/2/2009)   (married Dean Crosby Gardner)
(10/12/1923-3/25/2005)   (married Melville Hirschi)

Grant & Eleen's Family:
    Grant Brooks Harris
    Eleen Ray Higbee Harris
        Jeannine "Jeannie" Harris
        Helen Harris (aka Lan Brookes Ritz)  
        Goldie Maree Harris
        Rosalee Harris


(6/12/1904-5/30/1983)   (married 10/3/1928)
(6/29/1906-8/10/1994)
(xx/xx/1930-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Stan Holt)
(3/15/1932-1/28/2013)   (married Larry Spargo and Lyle Ritz)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)
(3/20/1938-8/14/1990)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Off)


PHOTOS

TBD


REFERENCES

FamilySearch entry for Grant B. Harris

Shanley: Pennies Wise - Dollars Foolish
Book by Grant B. Harris
Published by the Vantage Press in New York,   1980,   334 Pages

Eleen and Grant Harris Memorial Bench

Find-A-Grave entry for Grant Brooks Harris

BillionGraves entry for Grant B. Harris

Find-A-Grave entry for Eleen Higbee Harris