Winnifred Harlan

Winnifred (Winnie) Zingery Harlan, 97, of Houston, TX, passed away on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013. Winnie, as she was known to friends and family, was born June 28, 1915 to Orpha B. Zingery & Wilbur W. Zingery in Wewoka, OK. She graduated from H.S. in Fort Worth, TX and attended the University of Texas. Winnie & her late husband George William Harlan were married in 1933 and moved to Houston, TX. Winnie was preceded in death by her parents, her husband George, her son Bill Harlan, and her sister Orpha Zingery Campbell. She is survived by her daughter Gayle Harlan Little (Jack), daughter-in-law Ingrid Bowden Harlan and her brother Wilbur "Bill" Zingery, 2 nephews, 2 nieces, eight grandchildren and 17 great- grandchildren. A celebration of Winnie's life will be held Sat., Feb. 2, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at Clarewood House.

Published in Houston Chronicle from Feb. 1 to Feb. 2, 2013