Elizabeth “Betty” Hoogendoorn Harris, age 97, a resident of Bath, NC passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday September 20, 2022.
Betty was born to the late Gerrit and Therese Hoogendoorn on January 5, 1925 in Newark, New York. In 1929 her family (the first Dutch family) moved to Terra Cia to work the land.
A private family memorial service will be held a later date officiated by Reverend Ron Estes.
Along with her parents, Betty was preceded in death by her husband; Warren Harris, son; Jeffrey Harris, and three sisters; Hennie Lewis, Marie Slade, and Dokie Miller.
Left to cherish Betty’s memory is her daughter; Vera Hollowell (Eldon Jerome), two granddaughters; Kim Hudson and Karla Hollowell (Josh Tingen), grandson; Jeffery M. Harris, great-grandson Christian Harris and two great- granddaughters; Holly Hudson and Ashley Overman.
The family would like to express special thanks and gratitude to Loria Artis for her loving care and also to Velva Thompson, Victoria Hamilton, Kaela Foster, and all the Community Homecare and Hospice family.
Joseph B. Paul Jr. Funeral Service is honored to be assisting the Harris family.