Barbara Ann Harris, age 74, passed away peacefully November 24, 2019, at her home due to . She was born July 1st, 1945 in Chesapeake, Virginia to Carl and Annie Lynn. She eloped and married her longtime friend and love, James Nathaniel Harris, in October of 1960.
Barbara loved to love on people. Photography and gardening were her favorites. She also shared her love with food such as fresh cut fries for her grandsons, lasagna and real fried chicken.
For many years Barabra worked as a care taker in different nursing homes. It suited her servant heart. She said she did it because of a promise she made her grandpa, Thomas Bush. He used to always say: “Do what’s right and do what’s good. Be kind and help others. The world can always use one more kind person. And if you can take it one step further, please do it for people grandpa’s age.”
Her life was a living example of her favorite Bible verse, Ephesians 4:32 — “And be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving one another, just as God also forgave you in Christ.”
Please join us celebrating her life Tuesday December 2, 2019, between 12:00 p.m. — 1:00 p.m at Bethlehem Baptist Church 1502 Link St Norfolk,Virginia 23504.