Meda Harrison

Meda Harrison, 82, passed away September 23, 2013 in Canon City, CO. She was born June 15, 1931 in Clovis, New Mexico to Bun and Thelma (Compton) Stockard. Meda grew up in Melrose, NM; then lived in Kennewick, Washington and Wiesbaden, Germany, where her daughter, Patrice was born. After returning to the U.S., she lived and worked in California for 16 years, before returning to New Mexico, where she worked for the State of New Mexico, retiring from public service in 1998. Prior to her journey to be at home with Jesus, she attended First Baptist Church of Clovis, and then Conon Community Baptist Church in Canon City. Ms. Harrison is survived by her daughter, Patrice (Larry) Russell; granddaughter, Tanah Bauske; great grandson, Ryder all of Canon City, CO; sister, Bettye Seeberg of Corona, CA; 5 nieces, Sandi, Donna, Connie, Theresa, and Charlene; and 2 nephews, Randall and Kevin. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Jack and Duard Stockard. Visitation will be from 2:00 until 3:00 p.m., prior to Funeral Service at 3:00 p.m., Friday, September 27, 2013 at Canon Community Baptist Church. Interment will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Melrose Cemetery in Melrose, New Mexico. Arrangements are under the care of Holt Family Funeral Home. Online condolences @ www.holtfamilyfuneral

Funeral Home

Holt Family Funeral Home
806 E. Macon Avenue Canon City, CO 81212
(719) 275-4113

Published in on Sept. 25, 2013