Mary Ruth Harrison
- October 11, 1946 - February 9, 2013
- Alexander, Arkansas
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Griffin Leggett-Forest Hills Funeral Home and Memorial Park
10200 Hwy 5 North
Alexander, AR 72002
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Today has been a week since your funeral. There have already been a million times I wished I could pick up the phone to tell you things that...Read More »
1 of 30 | Posted by: Melissa
“Melissa,thinking of you and your family. God be with you . Our love,Mary Helen and Fred Neal
2 of 30 | Posted by: Mary Helen Neal
“Mom, I wish Heaven had a phone so I cold call you and
tell you all of the wonderful and touching things that have been done for you! I am finding...Read More »
3 of 30 | Posted by: Melissa
“Mellisa,Brandon,Bryce & Sherry, I'm so sorry for your loss. Mary was a good friend to me. She'll be missed by all who knew her. You will be in our...Read More »
4 of 30 | Posted by: Lee and Gary Morris - Benton
“We will miss you and remember all the good times we had at the the collegeville fire dept when we would have get togethers down the street and the...Read More »
5 of 30 | Posted by: Brenda Hudson - Alexander, AR
“You will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.
6 of 30 | Posted by: Mollie Fiegel - Sherwood, AR
“God Bless the memory of our dear coworker,
The staff at Rest Hills.
7 of 30 | Posted by: Andrae Blackburn - AR
“To Bob and the family, Mrs. Mary was like a mother to me for the last 6 years of employment with Griffin Leggett Funeral Homes. I worked at Forest...Read More »
8 of 30 | Posted by: Justin Donaldson - Little Rock, AR
“My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of this sweet lady. She always shared her warm smile and willing to help with everyone. She will be...Read More »
9 of 30 | Posted by: Kenniann Summerell - Maumelle,, AR
“Melissa,Brandon and Bryce,
I was saddened to hear of your loss. I know these times are hard. I pray and know that God will comfort you as you say...Read More »
10 of 30 | Posted by: Luanne and Coy Bradford - Benton, AR
“Mary Ruth and I were friends and classmates. I so enjoyed seeing her at our reunion. She will be deeply missed.
11 of 30 | Posted by: Sandra Lockridge Morgan - TX
“My heart aches for you and your family. I've been in your shoes, but I promise the pain will ease. If you need anything just let me know, love you......Read More »
12 of 30 | Posted by: Patsy Jacob - england, AR
“Melissa, Although I didn't know your mom very well she must have been a special lady to have raised such a sweet daughter.! We love you, Brandon,...Read More »
13 of 30 | Posted by: Sherri Westmoreland - maumelle, AR
“Melissa, Brandon and Bryce
From working with Mary, I know how much she loved you all, especially her pride and joy, Bryce. I pray your grief and...Read More »
14 of 30 | Posted by: Nan Signorelli - Benton, AR
“I will always cherish the many years Mary and I worked together - she was a true friend and I will miss her terribly. My thoughts and prayers are...Read More »
15 of 30 | Posted by: Laura Kirk - Little Rock, AR
“Mary Ruth was a friend a very long time ago, sorry to hear of her death at a young age.
16 of 30 | Posted by: Carolyn Whittington - Bryant, AR
“Mrs. Mary Ruth: I'm saddened bayond words that I'm writing this message. And you know that no matter how much I like to talk, I am incapable of...Read More »
17 of 30 | Posted by: Eric Eidson - Little Rock, AR
“Melissa, My thoughts are with you at this hard time .Hugs De
18 of 30 | Posted by: De Shaffer - Little Rock , AR
“Melissa, Brandon and Bryce I am truly sorry for your loss and pain you are going through. There is no words to ease your pain just know that I love...Read More »
19 of 30 | Posted by: Rhonda Kidder - Benton , AR
Mary will be missed. I am thinking about the tris we all took to Magic Springs together as kids. I also remember us going to the Saline...Read More »
20 of 30 | Posted by: Kim Mills - Alexander , AR
“We will miss you.
21 of 30 | Posted by: Richard Ables - Lucas, TX
“Sorry for your loss. I went to school with Mary Ruth. She graduated a year ahead of me. May God bless you and your family.
22 of 30 | Posted by: Syble Inzer Kitchens - Rison, AR
“Melissa, my sincere sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your mother. You are all in my prayers.
23 of 30 | Posted by: Glenda Bunyard - Sherwood, AR
“So sorry for your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. I known the Biggers family all my life and they are all good folks!
24 of 30 | Posted by: Claudia Hollingsworth Chambliss - AR
“You have been a wonderful mother in law, mother , grandmother for all of us. I love and miss you so much.
25 of 30 | Posted by: Brandon Inmon - Alexander, AR
“There is nothing I can say to help--just know that I love you all.
26 of 30 | Posted by: Sandy Sanders - Benton, AR
“Dear Melisssa & family
So sorry to hear about your mom, but we know she is in a much better place anad are with her love ones and sitting at the...Read More »
28 of 30 | Posted by: Diane and Odell Alford - AR
“Mom I miss you so much!!! I know you are healed and walking in the heavenly gardens!!! I love you so much
29 of 30 | Posted by: Melissa
“Mrs. Mary, I will miss you smile! Love you.
30 of 30 | Posted by: Diane - Alexander, AR - Co-worker
Mary Ruth Dunn Harrison, 66, of Alexander went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, February 9th, 2013. She was born in Hampton, Arkansas to William Angus and Lillian Biggers. Mary worked for Pinecrest Memorial Park for 30 years. She was the voice of Pinecrest that everyone loved to hear. Mary had a giving heart and spirit, always thinking of others above herself. She enjoyed flowers and was blessed with a green thumb and could grow amazing gardens. She treasured the time she spent as a mother, aunt and sister. The time she was RooRoo to her grandson Bryce Allan was by far her happiest time. She will be dearly missed by everyone she touched.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother W.A. Biggers, Jr., and her sister Betty Jo Thompson.
She leaves to cherish her memory her daughter Melissa and son in law Brandon Inmon; her grandson Bryce Allan Inmon, all of Alexander; her brother Bob T. Biggers and his wife Linda of Hampton; sister Marty Green and husband Bill of Bonner Springs, Kansas; her special niece Sherry Henson of Alexander and a host of nieces, nephews and extended family. She also leaves her Pinecrest family whom she cherished and who will miss her dearly.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 from 1-3 in the chapel at Griffin Leggett Forest Hills Funeral Home. The funeral will follow at 3:00 p.m. with her nephew Reverend Bobby Biggers and Reverend Ron Byrd officiating. Burial will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Eric Eidson, Ronnie Mayall, Allen Diggs, Kenneth McCoy, Kenneth Kohler and Adam Greenwood. Honorary Pallbearers will be the employees of Pinecrest Memorial Park, Griffin Leggett Funeral Homes and Memorial Parks, and Mrs. Mary's favorite funeral directors from Central Arkansas.
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