SPARTA — Mary Lou Harris, 86, of Sparta, passed away Friday, April 1, 2011, at Morrow Manor Nursing Center in Chesterville, after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease.
She was a member of Sparta United Methodist Church.
Preceded in death by husband, Milton Harris; son, Steve; brother, Ogden Besch and sister, Betty Eley.
Survived by daughter, Cheryl (Jim) LaFever of Cardington; grandchildren, David, Eric and Ryan LaFever, Rachel (Daryl) Cammuse and Tracy (Lance) Tucker; great-grandchildren, Carley, Elise, Avery and Payton; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside service and burial will be held Tuesday, April 5, in Bloomfield Cemetery, Centerburg, with Pastor Larry Carnes officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Sparta United Methodist Church or to Hospice of Morrow County.