Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Sheriff William P. Harris

DeSoto County Sheriff's Office, Mississippi

End of Watch Monday, November 25, 1912

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Reflections for Sheriff William P. Harris

Sheriff Harris,
On today, the 110th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of DeSoto County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

November 25, 2022

Thank you for your service!

Jerald Wheeler
Desoto County Sheriffs Department

November 25, 2020

my great grand father

Jim Fleming
great grand son

February 20, 2017

Sheriff Harris your sacrifice will never be forgotten! Thank you for your dedicated service to the Citizens of and DeSoto County! Continue to Rest in Peace.
Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends. John 15:13

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of GOD." Matthew 5:9

Corporal Tony Dunn
Mississippi Highway Patrol, Troop D

November 25, 2015

If this man should fall,who will lift the flag and carry on? Thank you for carrying the flag Sheriff Harris.

Deputy Darrin Ellis
Kings County Sheriff's Office(Ca.)

December 6, 2013

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 98th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
mom of fallen officer Larry Lasater

November 25, 2010

You are remembered today and thank you Sir for your service

Pat Van Den Berghe, Manchester, NH
Neighbors for a Better Manchester, NH

November 27, 2007

I never had the pleasure to serve under you but you will never be forgotten. Rest in peace sir

Former DCSO

December 15, 2006

Sheriff Harris,
It has taken over 94 years, but you are finally being honored. I would like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of DeSoto County.



December 13, 2006



December 13, 2006

Rest in peace, Sir! You are not forgotten.

Police OFficer

December 12, 2006

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