Mary Beth Harris

Mary Beth Harris, 83, of Port Lavaca, passed away Monday, Dec. 30, 2019. She was born Jan. 25, 1936 in Little Rock, Arkansas to Franklin and Marue Todd.

She went to Little Rock Senior High School. She married Michael Harris Oct. 5, 1960 in Port Lavaca. She graduated from Henderson State Teachers’ University. Mary Beth worked as a teacher for Calhoun County Independent School District for more than 50 years.

Mary Beth is survived by her husband; daughter, Margaret Lynanne Clark; grandchildren, John Michael Clark and Kori Lynanne Clark.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Charles Connie Todd.

Visitation was held at 9 a.m. followed by a Rosary at 9:30 a.m. and funeral mass at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, at Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church. Burial followed at Greenlawn Gardens Cemetery.

The family of Mary Beth Harris wishes to extend their sincere thanks to Dr. Peter Nguyen, the staff at Port Lavaca Nursing & Rehab, and New Century Hospice.

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