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MRS. EMMA LOUISE HARRIS

Funeral arrangements for the late Mrs. Emma Louise Harris, affectionately known as “Weezy”, of Sumter County, Georgia who passed on Saturday, November 10, 2018 from the Phoebe Sumter Medical Center will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2018 from the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church at 11:00 a.m. Bishop Melvin McCluster will officiate and burial will follow in the Eastview cemetery. Mrs. Harris will lie in repose one hour prior to the services.

 

           On November 10, 2018, God called His laborer Emma Louise Prince Harris home to rest. She was born on October 10, 1934 to the parents of the late Mr. Warren B. Prince and the late Mrs. Louisiana Walker Prince. She received her education in the Stewart County public school system. She worked for the Greene family for many years. She then went to work for Sumter Regional Hospital. After 30 years of dedicated service she retired from the Sumter Regional Hospital. She later returned to work for the Greene family to help with their kids. She was married to the late Mr. Jimmy L. Harris, Sr.  She is preceded in death by a brother, Mr. Johnny B. Prince and a sister, Ms. Marie Lassiter; her sons & daughters-in-law, Mr. Elijah French, Sr., Mr. David Lee Myers, Mr. James Walters and Mrs. Joann Tullis-Harris.

 

           She leaves to cherish her memories: four sons, Mr. George (Darlene) Harris, Mr. Jimmy L. Harris, Jr., Mr. Alvin (Elizabeth) Harris and Mr. Willie J. Harris all of Americus, GA; three daughters, Ms. Debra Harris Myers, Ms. Brenda Harris Walters and Ms. Mildred Harris French all of Americus, GA; two brothers, Mr. Ben Prince, Milford, DE and Mr. Franklin Prince, Jacksonville, FL; three sisters, Ms. Bert Fisher, Durham, NC, Ms. Lucille Clayton, Jacksonville, FL and Ms. Mary Prince, Plains, GA; three sisters-in-law, Ms. Frances Harris, Ms. Thelma Harris of Detroit, MI and Ms. Kitty Harris of Germany; 27 grandchildren, 58 great grandchildren, 6 great-great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives and friends, including devoted friends, Mr. Willie “Pop” Bronner, Ms. Shirley Brown Harris, Ms. Estella Clinkscales, Ms. Gwen Harris and Ms. Nellie French Harris also survive.

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The Timeless Tribute for Mrs. Harris is now available.