Harris, Betty

Posted in Obituaries

Betty I. Harris, 67, of Gorham Street, Morenci, Mich., died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008 at her home.

She was born Oct. 8, 1941, in Medina Township, Mich., to Herbert D. and Helen Mae (Eichler) Bryan. She married Lloyd Hal Harris on July 13, 1959, in Adrian, Mich., and he preceded her in death on Aug. 15, 2004.

Surviving Betty are two daughters, Brenda (and Terry) Sharp of Morenci and Vickie Baker and Russell LaFountain of Morenci; one son, Lloyd R. (and Diana) Harris of Seneca, Mich.; three sisters Mary Tremaine of Hillsdale, and Caroline Miller and Linda Crall both of Florida; three brothers, James Bryan of Hillsdale, Donald Bryan of Morenci and William Bryan of Georgia; seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren (and one great-grandchild on the way); several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two sons, Bradley and Shelby Harris; two granddaughters, Crystal and Heather Sharp; one sister, Evelyn Bryan; and four brothers Francis, Herbert Jr., Thomas and George Bryan.

Funeral services are planned at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, at Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci with Pastor Robert Hicks officiating.  Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in Morenci. Visitation is scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Those planning an expression of sympathy  may make memorial contributions to Great Lakes Hospice.

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