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Martha Loretta Harris || Obituary


Martha Loretta Harris, 99, of Mount Pleasant went to be with her Lord and Savior on June 24, 2019, in Tyler, TX. She was born January 23, 1920, in  Kosoma, Pushmataha County, Oklahoma, to Alvin Walker and Lovie Martha Rushing Walker. She was united in marriage to LD Harris on August 10, 1938, in Antlers, Oklahoma.

Loretta is survived by her daughters Lavon Harris of Mt. Pleasant, Loreen Harris of Mt. Pleasant and Beth Miracle of Marietta; grandchildren, Rennetta Laymon of Mt. Pleasant, Rhon Glover of Mt. Pleasant, Tina Freeman of Mt. Pleasant, Jamie Willis of Mt. Pleasant, and Hunter Miracle of Mt. Pleasant, 9 great grandchildren, 15 great great grandchildren and 3 great great great grandchildren; a brother James (AW) Walker, and his wife Pat, of Mt. Pleasant and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, LD Harris; a grandson Michael Todd Freeman; brothers Jesse Walker, Martin Walker, Wilson Walker, and Calvin Walker and sisters Audrey Barnes and Clara Burnett.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 26, 2019, from 6-8 p.m. at Bates Cooper Sloan Funeral Home in Mt. Pleasant. The funeral will be held on Friday, June 28, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Bates Cooper Sloan Funeral Home with burial to follow at Harris Cemetery (located on the property at her home).

An online registry is available at batescoopersloanfuneralhome.com