Doris Marie Harris Nee Wilburn, age 67 of Gary, IN, transitioned from this life to Heaven on January 27, 2017. She was a Graduate of Roosevelt High School Class of 1968 and a member of Love Thy Neighbor Missionary Baptist Church under the Pastorate of Pastor Lucille Tubbs. Doris leaves to cherish her memories her loving husband of 46 years James Harris; four sons Henry (Meredith) Cockrell III, Caltone (Champagne) Cockrell Sr., Terrance Harris, and Marcus Harris; also 14 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, 9 sisters Rev. Irma Gill, Willa Thomas, Katherine (John) Burnett, Rosemary Wilburn, Grace (Harold) Goodlett, Mildred A. Wilburn, Marjorie (Tommie) Parish, Carolyn (Ernest) Wiggins, and Benita Mabon, special friends Gwendolyn Keeton and Rosalyn McFerson, and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. Visitation Friday, February 10, 2017 from 12 to 8:00pm family hour 6-7pm at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 W. 11th Ave. Funeral services Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 11am at the Love Thy Neighbor Missionary Baptist Church, 2153 E. 21st Ave., Officiating Rev. Lucille Tubbs. Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
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Published in Post-Tribune on Feb. 8, 2017.