Jimmie Harris, Jr.
6979 Sledge Rd.
Millington, TN 38053
Home Phone: (901) 872-0090
Fax Phone: (901) 872-0973

Ministerial and Work Experience

  • Pastor of Harris Chapel Church of God in Christ, Millington, TN, 1974-present
  • Associate Pastor of Harris Chapel Church of God in Christ, 1961-1974
  • Chromasco Smelting Co., 1959-1981, Heavy Equipment Operator. Chromasco Smelting Co. closed in 1981
  • Chief Contractor for Harris Chapel, Full-Time, 1981-1984. Completed construction of church sanctuary along with members of Harris Chapel in 1984.
  • Coors Brewing Co., 1984-1997, Fork lift Operator. Permanent lay off in 1997.

Additional Church Leadership

  • Ordained Elder since 1961
  • President of the Young People Willing Workers (YPWW) in the Tucker Temple District of the Church of God in Christ, Inc., 1971-1981
  • Member of the Central Tennessee Jurisdiction State Ordination Board, 1981-2010
  • Treasurer of the New Millington District of the Tennessee Jurisdiction, 1981-2010

Community Service and Awards

  • Lifetime Member of the National Association of Colored People (NAACP)
  • Received Special Recognition and Proclamation of Service to the Community from Millington Mayor Richard Hodges, August 2009
  • Provided shelter to and work for homeless patrons through the Salvation Army, 2006-2008
  • Received a Proclamation of Service to the Community from Congressman Harold Ford, January 29, 1989
  • Member of the Neighborhood Christian Center Ministries, 1980-present
  • Member of the Board of Trustees for AWAKE, a tutorial service in reading and mathematics for the Millington community, 1985-1989