Clara Harris Smith, 84, departed this earthly life on Sunday, March 15, 2020 at Tucker Hospice House in Kannapolis, NC.
Clara was born on August 19, 1935 in Lancaster County, SC to the late Oscar Harris and the late Louise Robinson Reid.
Clara was educated in the Lancaster County School System in Lancaster, SC and was formerly employed with a Retirement Home in Cleveland, OH. Clara was a former member of Greater Abyssinia Baptist Church in Cleveland, OH where she sang on the choir.
Services will be held on Saturday, March 21, at Clark Funeral Home Chapel, 923 Indiana Street, Kannapolis, NC. Visitation will be from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM, with funeral services at 1:00 PM, burial will follow at Bethel Baptist Cemetery.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Mayvon Smith and her son, Bobby Gene Harris.
Those she leaves to cherish her loving memory include her sister, Eunice H. Blakeney of Kannapolis; one brother, Johnny Lee Harris (Judy) of Charlotte; seven nieces, Rosie Lee Redfern (Douglas) and Geraldine Hammonds (Phillip) both of Kannapolis, Vera Blakeney of Charlotte, Johnnie Rawlinson and Valerie Cruse both of Las Vegas, NV, Patricia Lowe of Rock Hill, SC and Kathy Burns of Shreveport, LA; special friend, Mary Williams, Cleveland, OH and a host of other relatives and friends.
Due to Covid-19 Virus—No gatherings can exceed more than 100 people. We apologize for this, but we all must try to protect each other and ourselves. Clark Funeral Home, Inc.
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