Beatrice Marie Jones Harmon, age 89, of Greeneville passed away early Monday morning, August 7, 2017.
Mrs. Harmon was born in Somerset, KY on February 4, 1928, daughter of the late Robert and Nellie Baker Jones. She relocated to Greeneville in 1962. Mrs. Harmon was a member of First Baptist Church Greeneville, where she has worshiped for 54 years. She shared her faith through the women's mission program both locally and internationally. She was a devoted wife and mother, and one of her greatest joys was to bake and cook for her family and friends.
Survivors include son and daughter-in-law: Gary and Rebecca Harmon. Mrs. Harmon was preceded in death by husband of 69 years: James L. Harmon on August 31, 2016; son: Barry W. Harmon on August 7, 2002; and one brother, Bradford Jones.
The family will receive friends at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home in Greeneville, TN from 1 - 2 PM today, Wednesday with the funeral service following at 2 PM in the funeral home chapel. Dr. David Green and Rev. Joey Tillery will officiate. Interment will be GreeneLawn Memory Gardens.
Honorary pallbearers are members of the Friendship Sunday School Class of First Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be given to First Baptist Church. This obituary is courtesy of Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.
Published on August 9, 2017