Mary Jo Harris, 92, wife of the late Howard Gaston Harris, died Friday, June 19, 2015, at Aston Park Health Care
Mrs. Harris was born in Canton and was a daughter of the late Joe and Connie Penland Childers. In addition to
her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by siblings, Ray, Frank and Ralph Childers and Rubena
Silvers. She was a member of Pole Creek Baptist Church.
Surviving are her sons, Ron Harris (Barbara) of Candler and Bob Harris (Hattie) of Weaverville; sister, Martha
Styles; brother, Harold Childers; three grandchildren, Bill Harris (Courtney), Brad Harris (Misti) and Tiffany Houser
(Dwayne); great-grandchildren, Tyler Harris, Caden Harris and Conner Harris; and step-granddaughters, Angie
Williams and Darlene Propst and their children.
Funeral services will be at 12:00 noon Tuesday at Pole Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Dennis Thurman
officiating. Interment will follow at Snow Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at
the church one hour prior to the service. Memorials may be made to Pole Creek Baptist Church, 96 Snow Hill
Church Road, Candler, NC 28715, or to Snow Hill Cemetery Fund, 84 Snow Hill Church Road, Candler, NC 28715.
www.findagrave.com, memorial #148121641, by Kevin Haynes.
|Mary Jo Childers Harris
5 January 1923 - 19 June 2015
Haywood Co NC - Buncombe Co NC