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Rev. Bettie Harris

Reverend Bettie Lee Harris was born December 28, 1937 to the late Garland D. Herndon and Ophelia Jones Herndon. She entered eternal rest on Saturday, September 17, 2022.

Reverend Harris known to her family as “Bet” attended school in Boston, Massachusetts. She was a graduate of Northeastern University and was employed with Boston Medical formerly Boston City Hospital as a Radiologist Technician, until she retired and relocated to Mullins, South Carolina.

She attended Bethel Bible College in Boston, Massachusetts, where she earned her degree and was ordained as an Evangelist upon joining Saint Paul Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Reverend Dr. Mack T. Hines, Jr. Reverend Harris served faithfully as Associate Pastor in Our Father’s Vineyard, Board of Ministerial Alliance, Sunday School Class #3, and as a Senior Missionary.

In addition to her parents, Garland D. Herndon and Ophelia Jones Herndon, she was preceded in death by a sister, Judy Fields; and a brother, Douglas Herndon.

Reverend Bettie Lee Harris leaves to cherish her precious memories: her devoted husband, Marvin Harris; three daughters, Karen Herndon and Linda Atwater both of Savannah Georgia, and Cynthia Mabry of Wallingford, Connecticut,; a son, James Faust of Savannah, Georgia; ten grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; one great great-grandchild; three sisters, Joyce Alston, Eileen “Cookie” Ford, and Gloria “Sue” Herndon all of Boston, Massachusetts; one brother, Garland “Dennis” Herndon of  Boston, Massachusetts; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Please keep the family of Rev. Bettie L. Harris in your thoughts and prayers.

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I would like to offer my condolences to Cindi and her family, our thoughts and prayers are with you all praying that the Lord continues to comfort and strengthen you as only HE can do....love you.

Lori and Yancy Tarver Oct 4 2022 8:28 AM

My condolences to the family maay God continue to Bless and protect us🙏🙏

Shawn Bryant Sep 24 2022 1:56 PM

My condolences to the family. May the love of God embrace you with peace And strength during your time of sorrow.

Phyllis Newton Sep 24 2022 10:41 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you during your time of sorrow .Rev. Harris had a beautiful spirit she will be missed.

Minister Dianne Thompson Sep 23 2022 2:08 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Rev. Bettie Harris

Jazmin faust (grandchild) Sep 23 2022 2:02 PM

May God Bless the Family, Just know that God has Bless you with another Beautiful Guardian Angel 2 Corinthians 5:8 . I Love you all my sincere Condolences. Aunty Bet will truly be Missed.

Cynthia Mitchell Sep 22 2022 7:10 AM

Love you aunty you will be missed may you rest in Our Lord's arms

Kimberley Herndon Sep 21 2022 10:21 PM

We are so saddened for the loss of Reverend Harris She was Ture Servant. A great member of the SLM. Sleep on our sister we love you. Spiritual Life Ministry.

Reverend Barbara Pickard Sep 21 2022 6:49 PM

My condolences to the Harris family. Rev. Harris was a very loving and giving person. We have travel many days together. The Saint Paul Baptust Church has lost a warrior Rip my friend.

Rev. Deloris Jackson Brown Sep 20 2022 9:21 PM

Mrs. Harris truly will be miss. Spirit fill and lovely. Sympathy for the family and church members.🌹❤️❤️

Gusand Weeks Sep 20 2022 6:40 AM

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