Julia A. Harris

Return to list of obituaries  |   Email condolences to the family

Age

85

Entered into Rest

November 21, 2017

Julia A. Harris (Higinbothom), 85 of Urbana passed away Tuesday, November 21, 2017 in Mercy Health Urbana Hospital.

She was born November 23, 1931 in Springfield, Ohio, the daughter of Brit C. and Mable G. (Musser) Higinbothom.

Julia was a fraternity house mother for Ohio State University.

She is survived by her daughter, Karen Vawter; sons, Craig (Lisa) Harris, Howard Harris Jr., Matthew L. Harris; sister-in-law, Nancy Higinbothom; grandchildren, Nichole (Greg) Bonifay, Chelsea Harris, Ashlyn (Andrew) Kizer; great granddaughters, Maddison, Morgen, Layni and Lyvi; great grandson, Alexander and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Howard Harris; brother, John Higinbothom; sister, Iris Bernie, son-in-law, Frank Vawter.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 25, 2017 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana with Rev. Mimi Ault officiating. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the funeral service. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston.

The family request to wear OSU Gear in honor of Julia.

Condolences may be made to the family at www.vernonfh.com.