Sandra Elizabeth Kemp Harris

Funeral services for Sandra Elizabeth Kemp Harris, 73, of Clarkesville, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 14, at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  The Rev. Chip Cranford will officiate with interment to follow the service in Yonah Memorial Gardens, Demorest.

Mrs. Harris passed away Monday, June 10, 2019, following a sudden illness.  

Born April 30, 1946, in Upland, California, she was the daughter of the late Robert S. and Jane Elizabeth Pharis Kemp Sr.

Mrs. Harris was a lifelong educator having taught for over 36 years, retiring from the Wayne County School System.  Mrs. Harris was a member of First Baptist Church in Jesup.  

Survivors include her husband of 46 years, William "Bill" Harris of Clarkesville; daughter and son-in-law, Amy Elizabeth Harris and Jonathan Harris of Clarkesville; son, William H. Harris II of Clarkesville; brother, Robert S. Kemp Jr. (Pam) of Charlottesville, Virginia; granddaughter, Jane Elizabeth Harris of Clarkesville; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home prior to the service Friday from 1 to 2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to: Camp Hawkins, 800 Rudeseal Road, Mt. Airy, GA 30563.

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Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.

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