Virginia Florence Harris - Eastland

Virginia Florence Harris of Eastland passed from this life on December 4, 2009.  Services will be under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home in Eastland.  Services and a time of visitation will be held on Thursday, December 10 at 2:00 p.m. at Edwards Funeral Home Parlor in Eastland.

Virginia was born on February 14, 1915, in Detroit, Michigan, to Herman and Emma (Wolf) Conzett. She moved to Texas in 1950 with her husband, Robert W. Emmons.  He preceded her in death in 1979.  Virginia married William Harris in Huntsville, Texas, in 1979.  He preceded her in death in 2007.

During her lifetime, she had many work experiences.  After moving to Texas, she completed her LVN training through Methodist Hospital in Houston.  She worked in Spring Branch area as an LVN and an office manager for a small doctor’s office.  After retirement, she and Bill Harris moved to Eastland, Texas.

She was a member of the First Christian Church of Eastland.  She loved to sew and to play the organ for her own enjoyment.

Virginia is survived by nieces Barbara Fry and husband, Fred, of Petoskey, MI and  Diane Pierce, and husband, Paul, of Big Pine Key, FL. and by nephews Dennis Conzett and wife, Brenda, of Lovells, MI, Donald Conzett of Ranger, TX and Vernon “Buddy” Conzett of Detroit, MI.

She is also survived by several great-nieces and great-nephews, several great-great-nieces and nephews and many friends, including Randy and Joan Dunklin, and David and Barbara Byous.

In addition to Robert Emmons and William Harris, Virginia was preceded in death by her parents, and two brothers: Raymond  Conzett, and Vernon “Bud” Conzett.

In lieu of flowers memorials are to be made to First Christian Church in Eastland.