Maggie Harris

Obituary of Maggie Christine Harris

Maggie Christine Harris, age 81 passed away December 31, 2021 at Continuum Healthcare in Mentor, Ohio. She was born January 6, 1940 in Murfreesboro, TN to the late John W. and Callie C. (Brown) Elder. Mrs. Harris was a graduate of Harvey High School in Painesville and worked at Kennametal as a secretary. She was a devout and active member of New Hope Baptist Church where she had served as Mother of the Church, a Deaconess, and Sunday School Superintendent. She enjoyed crocheting and sewing and puzzles of all kinds. Her greatest joy came from being a grandmother to Elita L. Haynes, whom she cherished with all her heart. Mrs. Harris is survived by her daughters Edith Haynes and Elizabeth Howard. She also leaves to cherish her memory her granddaughter Elita Haynes, and her siblings Viorah, Lilly Pearl and Frances "Vera"; and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, James M. Harris; parents and siblings Luther, Margaret, Jessie, Ernest, Elyse Mae, Mary, Hattie, Clarence and four others who passed in early childhood. The family will receive friends Saturday, January 8th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church, 428 W. Jackson Street, Painesville. A funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. Online condolences, directions and to view the live stream of the memorial service visit her obituary page at www.johnsonfuneralservices.net
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Saturday
8
January

Visitation

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday, January 8, 2022
New Hope Baptist Church
428 W. Jackson Street
Painesville, Ohio, United States
Saturday
8
January

Homegoing Service

12:00 pm
Saturday, January 8, 2022
New Hope Baptist Church
428 W. Jackson Street
Painesville, Ohio, United States