Obituary for Dorothy Harris

Dorothy Jene Harris, 76, of Waldron, Arkansas formerly of Howe) was born June 22, 1947 in Vandervoort, Arkansas to Leonard and Maud (Winkley) Lamkin and passed away Nov. 11, 2023 in Waldron, Arkansas.

Funeral service is 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Waldron Pentecostal Church of God Church with Reverend Konnor McKay and Steve Henderson officiating.

Burial will follow in Heavener Memorial Park, under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener.

Dorothy was a longtime resident of the area. She worked at Tyson Foods until she retired. Dorothy owned and operated a dairy farm. She loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them. Dorothy will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by one son, Terry Harris, of Waldron, Arkansas; three grandchildren Adena Harris, William Helton and Buddy Helton; and numerous other relatives and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bernard Harris; one son, Timothy Harris; one daughter, Tammy Johnson; and two brothers Bill Grady and Leon Lampkin.

Pallbearers are Tommy Christopher, Dana Lampkin, Tammie Winkley, T.J. Bender, David Nelson and Shasta Christopher. Honorary pallbearer is Travis May

Viewing will be from noon until 5 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home and 1 p.m. until service time Wednesday at the church.

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