Mrs. Mary Willa Hayes Harris passed away Wednesday, February 10, 2021, at The Pavilion in Lebanon, TN, where she has lived the last two and a half years.
She will be remembered fondly by her family, by the hundreds of students whom she taught, by those with whom she worshipped, and for her love of books and work in the church library at Grassland Heights Baptist Church in Franklin, TN.
A graveside service was Saturday, February 13, at Free Home Cemetery with Rev. Anthony Barnes officiating.
Mrs. Harris is survived by her sons, Stuart Harris and Norman Harris (Marcy); grandchildren, Mia Harris, Taylor Harris, Ben Harris, and Luke Harris; and sister, Jewel Morrison. She was preceded in death by her husband, William G. Harris; parents, W.P & Mary Parks Hayes; and siblings, Oran Hayes, Robert Hayes, Laverta Holcomb, Olene Rogers, and W.L. Hayes.