Courtney Harris

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Obituary of Courtney Harris

Sunrise: March 12, 1972

Trenton, New Jersey

Sunset: November 14, 2022

Troy, North Carolina



Courtney was educated in the Lawrence Township and Willingboro Public School System. Courtney received his Welding Degree while attending the Job Corps, where he met his loving wife, Tisha Lilly. They married in

June 27,1997 and to this union they were blessed with two lovely children. They later relocated to Troy, North Carolina.

Courtney was baptized at an early age at St. Paul AME Church in Pleasantville, NJ where he attended Sunday School and worship service.

Courtney’s favorite past time was driving fast cars and watching any kind of ball games and sports with his brotherly cousins and friends. He enjoyed life to the fullest! He loved spending time with his family and having a talk with “Granny” while consuming one of her favorite delicious one/pot meals.

Only the words, ‘Courtney loved his beautiful sister Holly’ can describe the love that he and his sister had for each other…

Courtney was blessed to be raised by two fathers; Courtland Harris of Trenton, and Curtis Francis husband of Sheila of Willingboro, New Jersey.

Courtney was predeceased by his grandmother, Anna E. Williamson and grandfather, Lloyd J. Tucker.

Courtney leaves to cherish his memories, his devoted and loving wife Tisha Harris of 25 years; two wonderful sons, Courtney Markese and Khalil; one sweet and loving daughter, Jasmine; loving mother, Sheila Francis (Curtis) of Willingboro, New Jersey; one beautiful sister, Holly Harris-Palmer and his cherished grandchildren, Christian, Laila, Courtney Jr. and Sare’ya; a special nephew, Moses and goddaughter, Brianna V. Brown; a blessing of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of


Funeral service will be 2pm Wednesday, November 30, 2022 at Hughes Funeral Home, 324 Bellevue Ave., Trenton, NJ 08618. Calling hour will be 1pm until the time of service. Interment will be private. 

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November 30, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hughes Funeral Home
324 Bellevue Ave, Trenton
Trenton, NJ 08618

Funeral Service
November 30, 2022

2:00 PM
Hughes Funeral Home
324 Bellevue Ave, Trenton
Trenton, NJ 08618

Private Interment

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In Loving Memory Of

Courtney Harris

December 31, 1969-November 14, 2022

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