Louis T Harris, 83 Years, of Gillespie, IL, died at Heritage Health of Gillespie, Gillespie, IL on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 6:05 am. He was born September 26, 1934, in Carlinville, IL to Blaine L Harris & Helen (Urbonas) Harris. He married Shirley (Costello) Harris on August 19, 1955 in Jacksonville, IL. She preceded him in death on October 24, 2001. He was retired after having been a steel worker for Laclede Steel. He is survived by his children, Cheryl (Jerry) Colp of Gillespie, IL, Michael (Brenda) Harris of Waco, TX, Corey (Deborah) Harris of Lacey, WA, siblings, Blanche Hill of Carlinville, IL, Mary Karr of Carlinville, IL, & Delores Remer of Gillespie, IL. Louis was preceded in death by his parents, spouse and sister, Elaine McKinney. Remains will be cremated. No public services will be held. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, IL is in charge of the arrangements.