Harris, Clara Lucille Lusk

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Clara Lucille Lusk Harris, 91, Lakeview, Ga., died peacefully at her residence, surrounded by family Tuesday, December 18, 2012.   

She was a lifelong resident of Lakeview.  Mrs. Harris was a member of Lakeview First Baptist Church for over 60 years and was a member of the TEL Sunday School Class and the Sunshiners.  She was a member of Senior and Friends of Fort Oglethorpe and Rossville.  Mrs. Harris served on the board for Catoosa County Family and Children's Services.  

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Mable Lusk; husband, George William Harris; and brothers, Howard and John T. Lusk.

Survivors are her son, Donnie (Terri) Harris, Rossville; daughters, Lois Ann (Gary) Alverson, Ringgold, Pam (James V.) Snyder, Signal Mountain, and Veneti (Michael) Stephenson, Ringgold; grandchildren, Mike Stephenson, Hayden Harris, Brandon Palmer, Angela Cathey, Amy Owens, Mandy McKnight, Jennifer Carver, Emily Snyder, and Lauren Snyder; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be at noon on Friday, Dec. 21, in the funeral home chapel with Reverend Patrick Cooper and Reverend David Bolling officiating. Interment will be in Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park.  Honorary pallbearers will be members of the TEL Sunday School Class.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Lakeview First Baptist Church Building Fund, 10 Hudson Street, Rossville, Ga. 30741.

Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort with the family and view the memorial tribute.

The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 20, and one hour prior to the service on Friday at Heritage Funeral Home and Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.


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