December 1, 2018
COKER, Ala. — Betty jean Harris, 81, died Nov. 30, 2018, at Hospice of West Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Dowdle Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. L.D. Armstrong and the Rev. Jeff Long officiating. Burial will follow at Higdon Cemetery in Kennedy. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the funeral home. Dowdle Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Harris was born Aug. 22, 1937, in Millport, to the late William and Willie May Cobb Higdon. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Ray Harris; and sisters, Arleeta Higdon and Frances Long. She is survived by her daughter, Anita Feltman; brother, Roland Higdon; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Steve Higdon, David Long, Hoyt Fondren, David Cunningham, the Rev. Terry Robinson, the Rev. Thomas Clay and Shauncy Carter.