Marion "Bootsie" J. Harris-Funeral service will be 1 pm, Friday, July 12, 2019, at the F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., for Mrs. Marion "Bootsie" . Harris, 73, Youngstown, who departed this life on Sunday, July 7, 2019 at her residence.
Mrs. Harris was born March 1, 1946 in Campbell Ohio, a daughter of Marion James and Cora Lee Dumas Thomas. She was a welder for General Motors, and a chef for Isaly's Dairy. She was a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church, and its Nurses' Guild, a mentor for the youth choir, and she volunteered at Salvation Army. Her husband Fredrick C. Harris, whom she married June 12, 1963, passed away September 16, 1988. She leaves her daughters; Acquinetta Jackson, Tawanna, and Lyteka Harris, siblings; Mary (John) Willingham, and Willie (Ruby) Thomas, 6 grandchildren including Leonna Tate whom she reared, and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents. siblings; James Thomas, Cora Lee Thomas Jr., and Janie Thomas, her grandchildren; Shawntae and Jason Covington, and a great-grandchild; Javonte Covington. Friends may call on Thursday, July 11, 2019, from 3 to 6 pm and on July 12, 2019 at 12 noon at the funeral home.