Mildred A. Harris, nee Robinson, 89, of Fairview Heights, Ill., was born June 25, 1916, in Bloomfield and died on Monday, Jan. 16, 2006, at The Lincoln Home in Belleville, Ill.
Mildred was a member of Edgemont Bible Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles M. "Melvin" Harris; her parents, William and Birdie, nee Kirby, Robinson; a son in infancy; a grandson; a granddaughter; and two great-granddaughters; and two sisters, Lela Hester and Wilma Hester.
She is survived by her son, Charles W. Harris of Fairview Heights, Ill.; three daughters, Claudette Hadley of Fairview Heights, Ill., Bertha Williams of Fairview Heights, Ill., and Patricia Wallace of Panama, Ill.; 17 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; and 15 great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Erma Lee Bailey of Beverly Hills, Fla.; and a brother, Louis Robinson of Bloomfield.
Memorials may be made to Edgemont Bible Church or Heartland Hospice.
Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, 2006, at Kassly Mortuary in Fairview Heights, Ill.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 20, 2006, at Kassly Mortuary Chapel, Fairview Heights, Ill., with Rev. Doug White officiating.
Interment will follow in Valhalla Gardens of Memory in Belleville, Ill.