Adam Joseph Harris
1980 - 2020
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Adam Joseph Harris, resident of Baton Rouge, age 39, passed away suddenly after a brief illness on March 24, 2020. Adam graduated from Catholic High of Pointe Coupee, and attended University of Louisiana at Lafayette majoring in Music Theory. He was Manager at Ames Pest Control, New Roads, LA. He was musically talented, could play many instruments includingvarious types of guitars, piano, and violin. He was a member of several bands including Collapsar, Moxie, and Red Shield. Adam toured most of the United States with members of his bands. Now, he is playing music with the angels. Survived by his mother, Janet Hannaman Harris; his brother, Ty Harris (wife) Jennifer); nephew, Tyler; niece, Jordan; step-grandmother, Katy Harris, and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. He also leaves behind his beloved dogs, Shadow and Banjo. He was preceded in death by his father, A. R. Harris, Jr; sister, Gina Alise Harris; grandparents, Francis Delma Hannaman, Dorothy "Dookie" Hannaman Meyer, step-grandfather, Hirsch C. Meyer, A. R. "Cotton" Harris, and Sara Alise Harris. A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Baton Rouge, 10101 Siegen Lane, Suite 2-A, Baton Rouge, LA, 70810 or Villalobos Rescue Center, P O Box 771127, New Orleans, LA, 70177. Special thanks to St. George Fire Department and Baton Rouge Emergency Medical Services.

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Published in The Advocate from Mar. 30 to Mar. 31, 2020.
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May 16, 2020
this man has meant everything to me for over 18 years and i will love him till the day i die.
May 16, 2020
i spent 18 years with this man. there will never be another person to walk this earth that is as pure in their heart as he was. i love you so much sweetie
michelle pennington
April 4, 2020
Janet, I just found out today about Adam. I find myself bereft of words and unable to wrap my mind around it. All I know to do is to pray, and to keep on praying. May the peace of God fill your heart and mind. Hang tight, dear heart.
Brenda Bankston
March 31, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
March 31, 2020
My condolences to the family for the loss of your loved one.
My thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends, during and after these difficult times.
(Psalm 23)
March 31, 2020
We are so incredibly sorry for your loss, Janet. Our thoughts, prayers, and love are with you during this very difficult time. Tonja & Keith Normand
March 31, 2020
Janet, my heart hurts for you. Adam was a gentle soul with a passion for music, bringing joy to so many. You are in my prayers, and I know Adam will be with you always.
Much love.....
Jeanne Peneguy
March 30, 2020
Sara Harris, was my mother's niece..I was a first cousin..Lucille Firmin. Kate Harris knows me, though Cotton..I am so sorry to hear of this...
Lucille Firmin
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