Clifton Isiah Harris

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Clifton “Bo” Isiah Harris Sr. was born to the late Isiah Harris and Willie Mae Harris in Logan, West Virginia on October 16, 1951. He was the second oldest of nine children.

Bo accepted Christ at an early age. He was baptized at Refuge Baptist Church. Bo was a graduate of North High School. While attending North High School Bo was a member of the basketball and track team. Bo was employed by The Ohio State University as a custodian of Student Services. He retired after 20 years of service.

Bo was loved by many. He had an amazing sense of humor and a laugh that was contagious. Bo never met a stranger. He loved to watch basketball and football and was a devoted Michigan fan.

Awaiting Bo in heaven are his parents Willie Mae and Isiah Harris; grandparents, Willie and Mose Shedd; brother Harold “Skip” Dunn. He is survived by sons, Clifton Isiah Harris Jr., Maurice Harris, Deon Lindsey; daughters, Chelsea Brown, Genevieve Wynn; stepsons, Thomas Nash, Robert Nash, Ricky Nash, Roddy Nash of West Virginia; sisters, Laverner Harris, Iletter (Kevin) Smith; brothers, Herman Harris, Robert Harris, Michael (Rochelle) Harris, Bruce (Sandy) Harris, Kenneth (Mary) Harris; seven grandchildren and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews

Visitation 9:00 AM and Funeral Service 10:00 AM Saturday, May 14, 2022 at Abundant Love Church, 145 Obetz Rd. Interment at Eastlawn Cemetery. Ministry of Comfort entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave. To read the complete obituary, order flowers, view video tribute and offer condolences to The Harris Family, visit

Condolence Messages

  1. DeVonne Tucker

    God’s grace and peace be to the family and the many lives who
    were blessed having an acquaintance with Clifton.

  2. Toy Mitchell Jr.

    I have great memories of Bo from growing up in the same neighborhood! Summers at Weinland Park playing ball and pitching shoes! The word gregarious comes to mind! He was a lot of fun to be around and his smile will be missed! R.I.P. old friend!

  3. My condolences to the family of Cliff Harris, I never heard him speak a bad word towards anyone during my acquaintance with him at Ohio state.

  4. Clifton Harris worked a The Ohio State University it was a pleasure to get to know him. His work family we call him panda he liked that name. I was one of his Managers when he was working here. Clifton was a funny guy to know. Rest in Peace Clifton Harris.

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