Harriet Faye Harris

HARRIS Harriet Faye Harris, age 67, passed peacefully with God on November 2, 2013. A life-long resident of Jacksonville, Harriet graduated from Robert E. Lee High School and attended the University of Florida before beginning her career with CSX Railroad. She enjoyed boating, waterskiing, bicycling, was active in her church and was a caring friend to many. Harriet loved being with children and after retirement she volunteered her time assisting the children and teachers of Fishweir Elementary. Remaining family include her son, Russell Carey Towery and two grandsons, Lou and Maddox Towery; her sisters, Laura Harris Cocks and Hope Elaine Harris; her beloved aunts Emily Tinsley and Jane Lucia and a multitude of nieces, nephews and cousins. A Memorial service on Monday, November 11th at Murray Hill Baptist Church/ 4300 Post Street will begin with family visitation at 2:00pm followed by the service at 3:00pm. Donations may be made to Fishweir Elementary or Murray Hill Baptist Church in Harriet's honor in lieu of flowers if desired. Please Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com

Published in the Florida Times-Union on Nov. 10, 2013