Cover photo for Alfred Thomas "Tommy" Harris's Obituary
Alfred Thomas "Tommy" Harris Profile Photo
1942 Alfred 2024

Alfred Thomas "Tommy" Harris

February 21, 1942 — January 9, 2024

Asheboro

 

Alfred Thomas “Tommy” Harris, age 81, of Asheboro passed away on January 9, 2024 at his home.

Mr. Harris was born in Alamance County on February 21, 1942 to Alfred and Iris Cox Harris, and in his youth, was a newspaper boy.  Tommy was employed as a truck driver for 57 years.  Tommy was a Godly man and read his Bible daily.  He was a member of Mountain of Faith Church. He loved working on trucks, teaching others how to work on stuff and reading, and was very proud of his baseball skills.  Tommy loved his family and was an inspiration to everyone who knew him.  In addition to his parents, Tommy was preceded in death by his brother, Samuel Harris.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Golda Harris; children, Tammy McPherson (Steve) of Snow Camp, Dean Harris (Kristie) of Asheboro, and Cam Allred (Reggie) of Ramseur; grandchildren, Jason McPherson Amanda), Heath McPherson (Lisa), Jake Harris, Daryn Trogdon (Skyler), Luke Trogdon, Seth Trogdon, Karey Harris, Ashton Confer (Kyle), Alec Allred (Lexie), and Aidan Allred; 8 great grandchildren; and sister, Martha Sue McCoy; various nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 17, 2024 from 11:00 am-12 noon at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue in Asheboro.  Funeral services will follow at 12 noon at the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Reggie Jordan officiating.  Burial will be held at Randolph Memorial Park.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Alfred Thomas "Tommy" Harris, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, January 17, 2024

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Pugh Funeral Home - Asheboro

437 Sunset Ave. , Asheboro, NC 27203

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Pugh Funeral Home - Asheboro

437 Sunset Ave. , Asheboro, NC 27203

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 2228

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree