November 10, 1934 - November 25, 2021
Mrs. Betty Jean (Darby) Harris was born November 10, 1934 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the daughter of Sherman Darby and Parthenia (Taylor) Darby. She passed away on November 25, 2021 at the age of 87 years. Betty Harris was a longtime resident of Saginaw and Buena Township, Michigan. She was employed at Saginaw General Hospital (Covenant Medical Center) and Saginaw Community Hospital. She later became a fulltime mother and housewife. Mrs. Harris was involved in the PTA in the Buena Vista School District, was affiliated with the Lions Club, enjoyed reading and doing cross word puzzles. She was a giving and compassionate person who would help anyone in need. To cherish many memories she leaves one daughter and two sons, Thomas Darby, Sr., Bridgeport, MI, Pamela Darby, Taylor, MI and Derrick (Malon) Harris, Charlotte, NC; grandchildren, Thomas (Mary) Darby, Saginaw, Candace (Phillip) Johnson, Atlanta, GA, Crystal Darby, Nashville, TN, Derrick Harris, Bay City, Alexis, Elija, Austin, Jackson and Brooklyn Harris all of Saginaw, Joquez Gladen and Jhamonta James Charlotte, NC; four great-grandchildren; two great-great-grands; a host of other relatives and friends including special friends, Brenda Price and Lupe Palmore. Mrs. Harris was preceded in death by her husband of 28 years, William James Harris; son, Keith Harris; daughter, Danita Harris; and daughter-in-law, Della Darby. The family would like to thank Dr. Chaku, West Chester East family, Lewis Temple Church family and Evans & Browne’s Funeral Home. Funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 4, 2021 at Evans & Browne's Funeral Home, 441 North Jefferson Avenue, Saginaw, Michigan 48607. Pastor Derrick Harris will officiate with interment in Forest Lawn Cemetery, 3210 S. Washington, Saginaw, MI 48601. Friends may call at the Evans & Browne's Funeral Home, 441 N. Jefferson Ave., Saginaw, MI 48607 on Friday from 2:00 until 6:00 p.m.
Mrs. Betty Jean (Darby) Harris was born November 10, 1934 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the daughter of Sherman Darby and Parthenia (Taylor) Darby. She passed away on November 25, 2021 at the age of 87 years. Betty Harris was a longtime resident... View Obituary & Service Information
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