Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Shiloh M.B. Church in Shelby with Rev. James Miller officiating. Burial will follow in Shiloh Memorial Gardens in Shelby under the direction of W.S. Brandon Mortuary in Cleveland.
Visitation will be from 6-7 p.m. Friday, July 5, 2013, at the Shiloh M.B. Church and from 9-11 a.m. Saturday prior to the service.
She is survived by sons, Michael Harris of Chicago, Ill., Earl Ruffin of Shelby, and Bruce Reynolds of Monroe, La.; daughters, Linda Harris and Mona Wilson, both of Shelby, Cathy Johnson of Cleveland, Loria Powell of Terry, Glenda Pettigrew, Tracey Slaughter, and Shanda Burrage of Davenport, Iowa, Lisa Denkins of Jacksonville, Fla., and Lavetta Morgan of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; sister, Bessie Phillips of Marianna, Ark.; brothers, Louis T. Harris of East Moline, Ill., and Fredrick Harris of Shelby; 30 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.