On Thursday, April 2, 2020, God visited the bedside of Sis. Mary Frances Harris at Huntingdon Health and Rehabilitation. He said well done my good and faithful servant, Your work here is done, come unto me and be at rest. At 9:30 p.m., Mary Frances went on to rest in the loving arms of her Savior, Jesus Christ. She was 78 years old.
Funeral services were conducted 12:00PM Monday April 6, 2020 in the Chapel of Dilday-Carter Funeral Home. Interment followed in Carroll Memorial Gardens.
Mary Frances was born in Huntingdon, TN on January 23, 1942 to the late Willie D and Vernon Glenn Barnhill.
She professed a hope in Christ at an early age. She was a faithful member of the First Baptist Church in Huntingdon, TN until her health began to fail her. Frances was a factory worker for many years until she retired in 2007. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin and friend. She will be greatly missed.
Frances was a loving and devoted wife for 35 years. She was united in holy matrimony on November 6,1982 to James Arthur Harris who proceeded her in death on August 23, 2018. She is also proceeded in death by three sisters, Ella Jane Barbee, Louise Barnhill and Betty Jean Johnson.
Frances leaves to mourn her passing two sons: Michael Barnhill (Princetine) of Huntingdon, TN and Stephen Barnhill of Paris, TN; one brother, Daniel Barnhill of Lexington, TN; five grandchildren: Michaela Barnhill, Jarvis Barnhill, Whitney Barnhill, Jasmine Williams and Trevor (Brittany) Damesworth; eight great-grandchildren: Jesslyn Burns, Kansas Barnhill, Brooklyn Barnhill, Phoenix Barnhill, Trenton Lowe, Kylie Barnhill, Amelia Joe and Alister Damesworth; a host of nieces, nephew, cousins and friends. She also leaves a very special and devoted friend, Lisa Barnhill.
Dilday-Carter Funeral Home in charge of arrangements 731-986-8281.
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