Mattie Rea Barnette Harris, 73, of Elkin passed away Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012, at her residence.
Mrs. Harris was born April 2, 1938, in Yadkin County to Pinkney and Mattie Osborne Barnette. Mrs. Harris retired from Heritage Care. I
n addition to her parents she was preceded in death by five sisters, Ella Thompson, Ann White, Carolyn Barnette Sheets, Susie Barnette, Christine Coe and six brothers, Joe Barnette, Hubert Barnette, Tom Barnette, Glen Barnette, Bobby Barnette, Curtis Barnette.
Survivors include, two daughters, Tonna Holbrook and husband Jimmy of Jonesville, Tamala Pack of Elkin, Lisa Ladd of Ronda, a son-in-law, Greg Pack of Elkin, a brother, Charles Barnette and wife Barbara of Columbia, S.C., special friend Geraldine Snyder, friends and family of Heritage Care, four grandchildren, Josh Harris, Jessica Harris, Christian Pack, Emily Pack, three great grandchildren, Caible Groce, Saida Groce, Shadoe Bonin, nephews, Bryon Barnette, Tommy Coe and wife Jana; great nephew, Matthew Coe a niece, Becky Coe; special cats, Little Babe, Sleepy, Sugar, Precious, and Gizmo; and special dog, Sandy.
A memorial service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 5, 2012, at Elkin Funeral Service Chapel with Rev. Jerry Childress officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. prior to the service.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Mary Beth and the staff of Mountain Valley Hospice.
Online condolences may be made to www.elkinfuneralservice.com
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Elkin Funeral Service.