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Lillie Mae Harris Parker Lillie Mae Harris Parker
(August 29, 1945 - October 5, 2013)

Abbeville, LA

Lillie Mae Harris Parker

A Home-Going Celebration will be held for Lillie Mae Harris Parker 68 at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, October 12, 2013 at Saint Mary Congregational Church with Pastor Lloyd Joiner, Jr., Officiating.

She will await the resurrection at Saint Mary Congregational Church Cemetery.

A gathering of family and friends will begin at 8:00 A.M. Saturday at the church until time of services.

Lillie was born and raised in Abbeville, she was baptized at an early age by Rev. I. Joiner. She lived in Abbeville until 2008, and then she moved to San Antonio, TX, to be near her children. While in Abbeville, she was a faithful member of St. Mary Congressional Church, where she served in the Deaconess Ministry, the Mission Ministry and Sunday School teacher for many years.

Lillie leaves to cherish her memories: one son, Reginald R. Harris of San Antonio, TX, four daughters: Gwendolyn Harris Briggs, Samantha Harris, Annette Harris and Lynette Harris Butler, all of San Antonio, TX; two brothers: Rev. Lloyd Joiner Jr. (Shirley) of Lafayette, LA, Roy B. Harris of Abbeville, LA; four sisters, Mary Edwards of Houston, TX, Stella Harris, Marilyn Wright (Morris), Verna Parker (Marvin), all of Abbeville, LA; fourteen grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

She is preceded in death by, her parents, Roy Harris Sr. and Florence Parker Harris, a son, Tommy Rhymes III, 2 uncles and 6 aunts.

Active pallbearers will be Antoine Harris, Allen Huntley, Michael Parker, Cleveland Robinson, Patrick Joiner, and Kessell Montgomery.

Honorary pallbearers will be Phillip Robinson, Courtney Harris, Morris Wright, Jr., Terrence Ursin, Terry Demouchet, Derek Harris, Charles Robinson, Karlon Coleman, Dwight Harris, Marvin Summers, Dontrea Broussard, and Aldon Harris.

Arrangements are under the direction of Fletcher Funeral Home 1116 Green Street Abbeville, Louisiana 70510. Condolences may be expressed at www.fletcherfuneralhomes.org