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Bessie Mae Harris, 50

Ms. Bessie Mae Harris of Cecil, GA formerly of Quitman was born to the late Joe C. & Cleo Harris February 19, 1969 in Candor, NC. She was preceded in death by brothers Joe C. Harris Jr. and Jerry L. Harris.

Bessie was educated in the Brooks County School System.  She worked at the Presbyterian Home in Quitman, and most recently Pilgrim’s Pride in Live Oak, FL.

She departed this life, February 13, 2020 at Shands Hospital in Gainesville, FL. She leaves to cherish her memories three loving daughters: Anastasia N. Harris, Augusta, GA; Jaleesa M. Harris and Brittany S. Harris, Cecil, GA; Siblings: Inez Marshall; Bobby (Tracy);  Susie (Calvin) Holsendolph; Lula Murray; Johnny (Anatalee) Harris; James L. Harris;  David Harris, Galvin Harris; one special granddaughter, Graylyn Harris and a host of family and friends.

Funeral services were Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 11 a.m. at The Evelyn McGhee Repast Center in Quitman with Pastor David L. Peay, Sr. officiating. Burial followed at the Simmon Hill Church Cemetery in Dixie.

Condolences may be made by visiting  Stevens-McGhee Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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