Obituary for Jackie Harris
Wilson- Funeral Services for Mrs. Jackie Lee Phillips Harris, 85, of Wilson are scheduled for 10:00 AM Wednesday October 31, 2012 at Alexander Funeral Home Chapel of Wilson with Rev. Bruce Almy officiating. Interment will follow at Lakeland Hills Memorial Park in Burnet,TX at 4:00 P.M. Wed. October 31, 2012.
Jackie was born April 27, 1927 at Wingate ,TX to the late Mr. Jefferson Houston Riggs and Mrs. Lora (Gobbel) Riggs. She departed this life Friday October 26, 2012 at Wilson Oklahoma.
Jackie was raised In West Texas and resided there most of her adult where life. She married Horace Dexter Phillips in 1946 after he returned home after serving in WWII. In 1969 they made Marble Falls Texas their Home. Horace preceded Jackie in death in 1980. Jackie was later remarried to Mr. Jimmy Harris at Marble Falls ,TX. Jackie continued to reside in Marble Falls until the passing of Jimmy where then she moved to Wilson Oklahoma in the mid 1990s. Jackie was a devoted homemaker and worked some as a Beauty Operator. Jackie was of the Baptist Faith.
In addition to Horace and Jimmy also preceding her in death are her Parents; 3 Brothers, Delbert, Felton and Tommy.
Survivors include Her Son H.J Phillips and wife Katie of Austin, TX; Daughters, Brenda McKinnon and husband Marvin, Shela Phillips both of Wilson; Special Friend and Companion, Mr. Jim Patrick of Wilson. Sister Joyce Rhodan of Sante Fe, NM; 5 Grandchildren; 6 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great Great Grandchild on the way.
Pallbearers will be Craig Wainscott, J. Jackson, Kevin Murray and Jeff Riggs.
Visitation will be held at the Wilson Chapel Tuesday evening from 6-8PM.
Online Condolences can be made at www.alexanderfuneralhome.org