Rock Hill – Mrs. Theresa Ward Harris, 67, died Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at her home.
The family will receive friends 6 – 8 pm Sunday, April 25, 2021, at Whitesell Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Monday at Whitesell Funeral Home with burial at the Catawba Ward Cemetery, 1989 Reservation Road, Rock Hill, SC 29730.
A native of Rock Hill, SC Mrs. Harris was a daughter of the late Junius E. Ward and Irene Soles Ward. She was a homemaker who will be remembered as a loving mother who loved and raised many. She enjoyed playing Bingo and attending family reunions. She was a member of the Cel-River Church of God and loved to drive fast cars.
Surviving is her husband, Leon Harris; a son, Leon Harris, Jr.; four daughters, Theresa Rabon (Tracy), Brandy Wilson (Scott), Jessica Fairfax, and Barbara Bryson; three brothers, Zellon Ward, Randy Ward, and Eddie Ward; six sisters, Brenda Laney, Myra Gainey, Pam Gainey, Jacky Sanders, Mary Pratt, and Pam Gillespie; 22 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, Raymond Harris and Stanley Bryson; a daughter, Wendy Purvis; a brother, Bobby Ward; and a sister, Linda Harris.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place • Memphis, TN 38105.
Whitesell Funeral Home is serving the family.