July 19, 1977 issue of Dillon Herald Vol 83, #5 pg 6
Retired salesman dies Sunday
Cole Blease Harris, 65, died Sunday in a Columbia Hospital. Born in
Marlboro County, he was a son of the late Alonzo and Mary Kate Dees Harris.
He was a retired salesman.
Funeral services were to be held at five o'clock this (Tuesday)
afternoon at Blanton-Cottingham Funeral Home with burial in Regan Cemetery.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs Ruth Stephens Harris; two daughters,
Mrs Peggy H Johnson, Rowland, NC., and Mrs Betty English, Columbus, Ohio;
four sisters, Mrs Edna McCormick and Miss Jenny Harris, Fairmont, NC.,
Mrs Jessie Coward, Darlington, Mrs Mary Hayes, Conway; and five grandchildren.
Submitted by Carolyn Klear, 28 May 2002.