|Birth: ||Aug. 6, 1914|
|Death: ||Jul. 1, 2006|
Mildred V. Harris, 91, of Springfield, passed away July 1st, 2006 at the Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Springfield. She was born on August 6th, 1914 in rural Morgan County. Mildred was one of eight daughters of Fred E. and Myrtle A. Lewis. She married Eugene F. Harris on September 6, 1937; he preceded her in death in 1979.
Mrs. Harris was a homemaker; and after the passing of her husband became a childcare provider in her home which afforded her with many enjoyable years; becoming "Grandma" to numerous families. Mildred was a member of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.
Survivors: Two sons, Robert E. of Saugatuck, MI, and Donald L. (wife, Terry) of Springfield; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two sisters: Dorothy Leadill of Jacksonville, IL, and Lottie Kerar of Springfield; and two brother-in-laws: Joe Sullivan of Cottontown, TN, and Jim Simpson of Springfield.
Funeral Services at Kirlin-Egan & Butler Funeral Home with Rev. Michael Haag, celebrant. Burial at Calvary Cemetery.
Eugene F. Harris (1915 - 1979)*
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Record added: Oct 15, 2007
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