Obituary: Barbara ‘Bobbie’ Harris

Barbara “Bobbie” R. (Mott) Harris, died on Thursday, July 28, 2016, at Asbury Park in Newton.

She was born Oct. 20, 1934, in Hillsboro to Hazel Marie (Bredemeier) and William Lewis Mott.

On Oct. 20, 1982, Bobbie married Myron Paul Harris in Newton. He survives of the home.

Preceding her in death are her parents, Pete and Hazel Mott; daughter, Brenda Cunningham; son, Bruce Laramore; and a grandson, Aaron Laramore.

Survivors include her loving husband Myron, Peabody; one son, Brad and his wife Kelly Laramore, Kansas City, Mo.; one daughter, Beth Sprague and her husband Greg, Peabody; one brother, Gary and his wife Joyce, Manhattan; one sister Carol and her husband Ray Peirce, Hesston; 29 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 29, at the Christian Church in Peabody.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 30, at the Christian Church in Peabody. The Rev. Jim Pohlman will preside.

Burial will follow at the Prairie Lawn Cemetery in Peabody.

Memorial contributions have been designated to the Good Shepard Hospice in care of Broadway Colonial Funeral Home, 120 E. Broadway, Newton, KS 67114.

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