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Edith V. (Baker) Harris

December 16, 1954 ~ May 27, 2019 (age 64)

HARRIS (Baker), Edith V. 64, of Springfield, passed away May 27, 2019 in her home. She was born December 16, 1954 in Springfield, the daughter of Roland L. and Minnie E. (Berry) Baker. Edith was associated with The Lawrenceville Church of God. She enjoyed reading, crocheting, sewing, cooking, collecting frogs and spending time with her loving family. She retired from The Grand Court, where she worked as a cook. Survivors include her devoted husband of 26 years; George Hanke Jr., three children; Sondra and Stanley Cullum, Roy and Wendy Harris, and Marshall and Karen Harris Sr., Step children; Ronnie Baker, Mandy and Jason Miller, Donnie Hanke and Donna Denny, Grandchildren; Mariah, Marshall Jr., Morgan, Liam, Finn, Taylor, Victoria, Michael, and Special Grand Puppy, Merlin. Father in law; George Hanke Sr, Sister in law; Sharon Griffin, Daughter in law; Kelly Harris, Brother in law Mike and Missy Hanke, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings; Susie Baker, Roland "Sonny" Baker, Martha Hullinger, Charles "Bud" Baker, John "Pappy" Baker and Clifford "Skip" Baker. Visitation will be held from 2:00PM until 5:00PM Saturday in the Lawrenceville Church of God. Funeral services will begin at 5:00PM with Pastor Alan Cain officiating. Edith's family would like to give special thanks to Bob Grooms for all of his wonderful care. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family. Arrangements are being handled by the JONES-KENNEY-ZECHMAN FUNERAL HOME. Condolences may be shared at www.jkzfh.com.

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