Mrs. Harris was born November 14, 1932 in Pelham, Ga a daughter to Perlander and Carrie Johnson Mayo Sr.
She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
She leaves to cherish her memory her children, Kirven Mayo, RJ , Andrew, Marty, Kenneth, and Verdell Simpson; her siblings, Viola Hobbs, Alice Cobbs, Jerrylean Mahoney, Marianne Lawrence, John and Perlander Mayo JR.; and a host of grand and great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husbands, RJ Simpson Sr. and Willie Harris; her children, Charles and Donnell Simpson; her siblings; Iono Jordan, Doris Hardwick, Annie, Lucy and Elijah Mayo.
Visitation will be held one hour (12:00 -1:00 p.m.) before the service Wednesday at the funeral home.