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Margaret Harris

Margaret B. Harris, 90, Corydon, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2005, at Harrison Health and Rehabilitation Centre in Corydon.
A native of Shawnee, Ohio, born Aug. 30, 1914, she was the daughter of the late Charles F. and Lena Gage Bowman.
She was a former recreation director for the City of Louisville, a substitute teacher and a kindergarten teacher at New Salisbury United Methodist Church.
She was a member of Corydon United Methodist Church, a 50-year member and past matron of Old Capitol Chapter of Order of Eastern Star, a past regent of Harrison County DAR, and a member of Central Home Economics Club, Friends of the Library, Literary Society and Harrison County Farm Bureau.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas G. Harris.
Survivors include two sons, Thomas Harris of Depauw and Charles Harris of Corydon; two daughters, Charlene Branham of Fern Creek, Ky., and Grace Belcher of Corydon; 10 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren.
Eastern Star services were Sunday at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Monday, Feb. 28, at the funeral home with burial in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Officiant: The Rev. Esther Wilson.
Pallbearers: Scott and Richard Harris, Wayne and Michael Hardison, and John and Larry Belcher. Honorary pallbearers were Amy Wright, Sarah Harris, Carla Newton and Cheryl Burton.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the Third Century Fund at her church.

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