Joan Elaine Davis Harris

Published 5:39 pm Monday, April 4, 2016

Joan Elaine Davis Harris, 77, of Mocksville, died Saturday, April 2, 2016, at the Salisbury Genesis Healthcare Center.

She was the wife of William Eckerd Harris and they had been married for more than 60 years. Mrs. Harris was born in Peachland on July 29, 1938, the daughter of the late E.P. Davis and the late Frances Horn Davis. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Wayne Davis. During her working years, she was a seamstress in the textile industry.

In addition to her husband, survivors include: 2 sons, Phillip A. Harris of Mocksville and William E. Harris Jr. of Norwood; a daughter, Debbie H. Shankle and husband Charles of Norwood; 2 brothers, Hollis and Ted Davis, both of Norwood; a sister, Pam Ridenhour of Richfield; 2 grandchildren, Curtis Swaringen of Albemarle and Daniel Shankle of Norwood; a great-grandchild, Russell Swaringen; and a special “grandson,” Luke Lewis.

No formal services are planned.