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Valerie Ann Godding Harris
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Birth: Dec. 4, 1962
Atchison County
Kansas, USA
Death: Dec. 23, 2007
Atchison County
Kansas, USA

Valerie Ann (Godding) Harris
(December 4, 1962 - December 23, 2007)

Valerie Ann (Godding) Harris, 45, of Atchison, Kansas, passed away Sunday, December 23, 2007, at her residence.

Valerie was born December 4, 1962, in Atchison, the daughter of Walter Eugene and Lucille Jones Godding. She attended Atchison Elementary Schools and Atchison High School.

She and Jerry "Owl" Harris were united in marriage on Jan. 12, 1987 at Trinity Lutheran Church with Rev. Robert Ziegler officiating. The couple were later divorced.

Valerie was employed for many years with the Messina family at both the Comfort Inn Hotel and Atchison Motor Inn in the housekeeping department as a manager.

Valerie was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. She enjoyed her work in housekeeping at the hotels, and housekeeping at home and her animals.

Survivors include her parents, Walter and Lucille Godding, Atchison, three daughters, Amber Dawn Harris, Atchison, Melissa Harris, Atchison, and Jerica Harris, Atchison, two sisters, Vicki Godding-Boos, Grapevine, Texas, Vivian Schrag, Springhill, two brothers, William (Bill) Godding, Enid, Okla., Roger Godding, Plano, Texas, one grandchild and her former husband, Jerry Harris, Yancey, Texas.

Funeral services will be at 1 a.m. Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, in the chapel of Arensberg-Pruett Funeral Home with Rev. Dennis Fitzpatrick officiating. The body will be cremated following these services. A visitation with the family will be from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to Atchison Hospice and may be left in care of the funeral home.
Family links: 
  Walter Eugene Godding (1928 - 2007)
  Jerry Dean Harris (1955 - 2012)
  Vicki Lynn Godding Godding-Boos (1961 - 2016)*
  Valerie Ann Godding Harris (1962 - 2007)
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Sue
Record added: Jan 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23751377

- Sue
 Added: Jan. 1, 2009

- Sue
 Added: Jan. 4, 2008

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