Gracie Maude Harris, 78, of Hamburg, died June 7, 2014 at her residence.
She was a native of Hamburg, a homemaker, and a member of Hollis Chapel Baptist Church. She enjoyed working crossword puzzles, growing flowers and reading. She was also very close to her family and loved spending time with them.
Mrs. Harris was preceded in death by her husband Gary Rex Harris and her parents, Limmie an Lottie Ware Willis.
She is survived by three sons, Russell Harris (wife Karen) of Monroe, La., Randal Harris and Rayland Whitehead, both of Hamburg; one daughter, Sandi Whitehead of Hamburg; one sister, Charlene Doss of Crossett; eight grandchildren, Scott Harper (Crystal), Diana Harper, Jennifer Gaudet (Tim), Greg Harris, Raetchel Roush, Josh Whitehead, Allison Holland and Brooks Holland; seven great grandchildren, and a host of other relatives, friends, and loved ones.
Funeral services will be held June 11, at 10:30 am at Hollis Chapel Baptist Church with Bros. Dale Doss and Willis Doss, officiating.
Active pallbearers are Scott Harper, Dakota Harper, Gregg Harris, Simon Pamplin, Jay Naff and L.J. Noble. Honorary pallbearers are Schaylar Jenkins and Brooks Holland. Burial will be at Hollis Chapel Memorial Gardens under the direction of Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg.
Visitation will be June 10 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Cromwell Funeral Home.