MITCHELL Mary L. Harris, 82, Mitchell, passed away at 6:15 a.m. Thursday, February 14, 2008, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center.
Born April 12, 1925, in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of Fred H. and Verna (Tirey) Barnett. She married Everett Eugene Harris June 27, 1943.
She retired from RCA in 1986 and was a 1943 graduate of Mitchell High School. She had been a member of Spring Mill Squares, Stone City Squares, and the Flying Hoosier Motorcycle Club; she was also a member of the First Baptist Church in Martinsville.
Gene Harris, Mitchell
Larry Harris and wife, Sherry, Mitchell
Edward Harris and wife, Sherry, Mt. Juliet, Tennessee
Marieta Chastain and husband, Terry L., Mitchell
Tawnya Daugherty and husband, Kelly, Orleans
10 great grandchildren
Her parents; son, Bruce Lee Harris; and brothers, Chester Alfred “Chic” Barnett, Earl C. “Barney” Barnett, and Cleo “Jiggs” Barnett, preceded her in death.
Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, February 16, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Rev. Rob Martindale and Bro. Jim Russell officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.
Friends may call from 3:00-7:00 p.m. Saturday and from noon until the service on Sunday at the funeral home.