Helen Alberta Harris, of Dagsboro DE., was born to the late Hort Valentina Millberry and Bessie Elizabeth Proctor, on July 2, 1948 in Fredrick, Md. She departed this life on Monday, July 16, 2018 at Medstar Hospital in Washington, DC.
She was educated in the Fredrick Maryland School District.
She was united in marriage to the late Richard Harris in 1964. From that union they had five children.
She was employed for many years at the Flamingo Hotel in Ocean City, MD until her health began to fail. She then took care of all of her grandbabies.
They were the love of her life. She also loved music and loved to dance.
She leaves to cherish loving memories with her devoted and loving companion Clarence Poulson, one brother Ricky (Cindy) Millberry of West Virginia, two daughters, Darlene (Larry) Bailey, Gloria (Harvey) Harris of Millsboro, DE., three sons, Richard (Linda) Harris of Berlin, MD., Bryan Harris and Richard R. (Evelyn) Harris of Fredrick, MD. Three granddaughters; Cierra Parker, Emily Sodergren, and Stacy Baker. Twelve grandsons: Jermaine (Ruslana) Harris, Jeremy Baker, Larry (Killita) Bailey Jr., Ronald Harris, Donshay M. Bailey, Brandon Hall, Richard R. Harris, Bardley Harris, Nathaniel Conquest, Jordan Harris, Rayshawn Harris, and Tyrese Harris. Six great grandchildren and a host of other family members and friends.
A funeral service and Celebration of her Life will be held Saturday, July 28th 2018 at the Calvary Pentecostal Church, 11325 N. Worcester Hwy, Bishopville, MD at 1:00 P.M., with Bishop Roland E. Mifflin officiating. Friends may call from 12:00 – 1:00 P.M. for visitation. Burial will follow in the Curtis United Methodist Cemetery 11827 Campbelltown, Rd Bishopville, Maryland.
Electronic condolences may be sent via www.watsonfh.com