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Louise Naomi Harris Christopher
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1921
Lowndes County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 2011
Alachua County
Florida, USA

NAOMI, age 90, passed away at her home on Sunday, July 31, 2011, surrounded by her family. She was born in Hahira, GA and a member of the Santa Fe Baptist Church in Santa Fe, FL. Louise retired from Lockheed Martin Marietta Corp in Orlando, FL, with 25 years of service in the food services division. In 1986, Louise moved from Orlando to Alachua to be near her sister, Mrs. Edna Mae Weeks. She enjoyed the many friends she made after moving to the "country", helping to start a new church in Santa Fe, and working as one of the owners of the Pot O' Gold in High Springs. She performed numerous catering events, specializing in wedding cakes. She taught cake decorating in Orlando and High Springs and assisted in the publication of a successful cookbook titled "Frosting On The Cake". She was a talented artist which was displayed in the many beautiful wedding and other occasion cakes she made over the years. Her paintings and crafts are treasured by her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur F. Christopher; daughters, Martha Sue Hancock Via and Marjorie E. Hancock Virgine; sister, Edna Mae Weeks and brother,
Elwood Harris. She is survived by son, Bruce Hancock and wife
Audrey of New Smyrna Beach; son, Dale Pat Hancock, Alachua; daughter, Jo Sanders, Orlando; sister-in-law, Grace Harris, Alachua; step-sister, Geraldine Purvis, Alapaha, GA; step-brother, Pete Gaskins, Orlando; nieces, Patty Hill and Sandy Carroll, Alachua and Debby Crofton of Hohenwald, TN. Visitation will be on Thursday, August 4, from 6 to 8 PM at Evans-Carter
Funeral Home in High Springs. A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, August 6th at 11:00 AM at the Santa Fe Baptist Church in Santa Fe, FL. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery in Orlando, FL. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Haven Hospice, 4200 NW 90th Blvd. Gainesville, FL, 32606.
Published in the Orlando Sentinel on August 3, 2011 
Family links: 
  James Monroe Harris (1900 - 1987)
  Lula Quinten Wetherington Gaskins (1902 - 1975)
  Arthur Franklin Christopher (1917 - 1986)*
  Louise Naomi Harris Christopher (1921 - 2011)
  Edna Mae Harris Weeks (1922 - 2002)*
  James M Harris (1925 - 1930)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Cemetery
Orange County
Florida, USA
Plot: Section 26, Block 6, Lot 9, Spage 2
Created by: William Morgan
Record added: Oct 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79264738
Louise Naomi <i>Harris</i> Christopher
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Louise Naomi <i>Harris</i> Christopher
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