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John Weldon Harris, 71, of Marble Falls died May 14, 2010, of lung cancer. He was born Jan. 21, 1939, to Dr. Woodson Weldon and Lydia Anne Wegner Harris.

He graduated from Southwestern University in 1961 and from the University of Texas Law School in 1966. He became board-certified in family law in 1975. He practiced law in Austin and Central Texas from 1969 until his death.

He married Donna Lollar Green of Marble Falls in 1993.

Survivors include his wife; daughters Cynthia Suzanne of Beaumont and Christyne Elizabeth of Austin; brothers Darrow and Robert; and nephew Darrow Dean.

He was a former member of Woodlawn Baptist Church, the South Austin Civic Club, Austin Woods and Waters Club, Austin Archery Club, Ducks Unlimited and the Lions Club. He was an avid outdoorsmen and hunter and enjoyed visiting his ranch in Llano County.

Funeral services are 10 a.m. May 18 at Walnut United Methodist Church off RR 3347 in Round Mountain. Burial will follow at Lakeland Hills Memorial Park off Park Road 4 in Burnet.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a cancer research fund of choice.

Funeral arrangements are by the Harrell Funeral home of Austin, (512) 443-1366.