Josephine Harris (EDGEFIELD, S.C.)

EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Ms. Josephine Harris, 71, of Rabbit Trail, died Monday, August 4 at Edgefield County Hospital. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 6 at 11 a.m. at Living Word Fellowship, Trenton, S.C. Ms. Harris was a native of Edgefield County. She was a member of Living Word Fellowship and retired textile worker. Survivors include one daughter, Dianne (Tony) Mitchell, Trenton; her companion, Louis Snipes, Edgefield; 2 step-children, James Snipes, Delaine Snipes, both of Aiken; 5 sisters, Ophelia (Carl) Risinger, Saluda, Pearline (Donald) Ponter, Saluda, Janie (Charles) Reece, Clearwater, Geneva (Benjamin) Rhoden, Aiken, Judy (Luther) Blackwell, N. Augusta; 3 brothers, J.P (Mary) Harris, Aiken, Leonard (Linda) Harris, Langley, Bobby Ray (Pam) Harris, Belvedere; 3 grandchildren, Deidra (Branson) Wilson, Jolene Mitchell, Charlene Mitchell; 2 great-grandchildren, Rachel McKenzie Wilson and Matthew Blake Wilson. Memorials may be made to Living Word Fellowship, P.O. Box 65, Edgefield, SC 29824. The family is at the home and will receive friends Tuesday, August 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-August 5, 2008