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Inez L. Harris

Mrs. Inez L. Harris, age 93 of Menlo, GA passed away Friday, March 01, 2019 at her residence following an extended illness.

Mrs. Harris was born in Alabama City, AL on May 31, 1925, daughter of the late George Leroy and Clara Bell Springfield Leroy. She was a retired LPN, having worked at the Trion Hospital, Summerville Hospital, Redmond Hospital and the local Nursing Home. Mrs. Harris was a past president of the American Legion Auxiliary, and was a member of the Forty and Eight veterans charity.  She loved to sew, garden, and cook, and always kept an exceptionally clean home. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Harris was preceded in death by her husband, Jess Harris; son, Jess Frank Harris, Jr., daughter, Clara Mae Miller; sisters, Brenda Wilburn and Nannie Mae Dye; and brothers, George Leroy, Sam Leroy, and John Leroy.

Mrs. Harris is survived by her son, Edward L. Harris; daughters and son-in-law, Zona Sinns and Brenda and Jackie Marshall; 9 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, several great-great grandchildren; a number of nieces and nephews, and friends through Hospice of Chattanooga and Amedysis/N. Georgia Home Health.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Harris will be held Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. in the Petitt Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with Chaplain Pat Davis officiating. Interment will follow in the Green Hills Memory Gardens.

Mrs. Harris will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M.

Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Inez L. Harris. Please visit to sign our online guestbook and to post condolences.

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