2018-08-08 / Obituaries

Doretha Harris

Mrs. Doretha Harris, age 88, a resident of The Canterbury House of Roxboro, departed this life Saturday morning, Aug. 4, 2018 following a lengthy illness.

She was a native of Person County.

She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Daisy Bass; her husband, William Whitfield; one sister and one brother.

She is survived by one son, Daniel Jones of Roxboro; two grandchildren, Connie Jones and Danny Jones, both of Roxboro; three great-grandchildren; and a host of other additional relatives and friends.

The funeral service will be today Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Home with the Elder Terry Scoggins officiating and providing the eulogy. Visitation was held at the funeral home Tuesday from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. with the family present during the last hour from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

At other times, the family will receive friends at the home of her granddaughter, Connie Jones, at 27 Woodsy View Lane, Roxboro, NC 27573.

Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mrs. Doretha Harris.

Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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