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Florence M. Harris

July 8, 1928 February 24, 2019
Florence M.  Harris
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Obituary for Florence M. Harris

Florence Mae Harris, 90, of Lincoln University passed away Sunday, February 24, 2019 at Citizens Nursing Care, Havre de Grace, MD.

She was the wife of the late William G. Harris, Sr.

She was the daughter of the late Melvin and Minnie Handy Anderson.

She retired from RMR Corporation in Elkton, MD after 20 years of service.
She enjoyed the outdoors, especially gardening and tending to her flower bed. She also enjoyed putting puzzles together. During her younger years she also enjoyed going out with friends on Saturday nights to relax and have a good time. To them she was affectionately known as “Peanut”.

She is survived by her son, William G. Harris, Jr of Lincoln University; a daughter Lenore L. Williams (Robert) of Aberdeen, MD; six granddaughters, Letitia, Vicki (Richard), Kimberly, Karen, Lorraine (Dion) and Pamela. 13 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; two sister-in-laws, Constance Anderson of West Grove and Freda Anderson of Kennett Square; to her nieces and nephews she was known as “Aunt Florency” and a host of family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Catherine Brenda Brown; four brothers, Charles, Leonard, Richmond and Melvin Anderson; and six sisters, Idella, Virginia, Rachel, Mildred, Catherine and Courtney.

Relatives and friends may visit the Edward L. Collins, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc., Thursday, February 28, 2019 from 5-7 pm.

Graveside service will be held 10 am, Friday, March 1, 2019 at Oxford Cemetery, 220 N Third St., Oxford, PA 19363.

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5:00 PM 2/28/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 2/28/2019 7:00:00 PM
Edward L. Collins, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc.

86 Pine St.
Oxford, PA 19363

Edward L. Collins, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc.
86 Pine St. Oxford 19363 PA
United States





10:00 AM 3/1/2019 10:00:00 AM
Oxford Cemetery

220 North Third Street
Oxford, Pennsylvania 19363

Oxford Cemetery
220 North Third Street Oxford 19363 Pennsylvania
United States

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