Lawrence Mark Harris

Lawrence Mark Harris, 70, formerly of Altoona, died Saturday in Tupelo, Miss. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Curtis Pershing Harris and Florence Rhoda McCartney. Surviving are his wife, Donna (Wright); five children: Julie Kent, Barbara Doty, Timothy, Mark and Randy; seven grandchildren; a great-grandchild; his stepfather, Virgil McCartney; and three siblings: Linda Brown, Lisa McCartney and Paul McCartney. He had served in the U.S. Army Reserve. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at W.E. Pegues Funeral Home, Jefferson Street Chapel, in Tupelo, Miss.