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Clara Ruth Harris

Clara Ruth HarrisClara Ruth Harris, age 84, of Crockett, passed away Monday, November 9, 2020 at her residence. She was born August 7, 1936 in Trevat, Texas to parents, Ernest Franklin Scogin and Duby Sanford Scogin. Clara had worked as an assistant manager for Safeway for many years and was a faithful member of the Central Baptist Church. She was a great wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend who loved the Lord with all her heart.

Clara is survived by husband, Orville Harris; daughters, Cindy Holcomb and husband, David, Tara Beard, Tanya Ehret, Stephanie Rains and husband, Brandon; grandchildren, Kelli Kirkconnell and husband, Bill, Kristi Frederking and husband, Chris, Lauren McCoslin, Jordan McCoslin, Alex Okubo and husband, Keisuke, John Ehret, Khoury Phillips, Trent Phillips, Keith Lankford and wife, Jennifer; great-grandchildren, Korbin Kirkconnell, Leighton Kirkconnell, Paisley Phillips, Madison Lankford, Natalee Lankford; sister, Reba Barrett; sisters-in-law, Juanita Thompson, Floy Ferguson. She was preceded in death by children, Pamela Kay Lankford, Ricky Kendall Lankford; great-grandson, Nathan Lankford; parents, E.F. and Duby Scogin; 9 brothers and sisters.

A memorial service for Clara Ruth Harris will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 5, 2020 in the Central Baptist Church with Rev. John Goss officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at Online condolences may be made at


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