July 3, 1920 ~ October 31, 2005

Born in: Buncombe County,
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Mary Louise Glance Harris, 85, of Asheville, died Monday, October 31, 2005 at Aston Park Healthcare Center. A native of Buncombe County, she was the daughter of the late Jesse Marman and Lucinda Brown Glance. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Martin J. Harris who died in 1973. Mrs.Harris worked for Tyco for 23 years as an inspector. She was a member of Elkwood United Methodist Church and was an avid gardener who enjoyed children, birds, squirrels, and wildlife. She is survived by her son, Gary Joseph Harris of Fort Lauderdale, FL. Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Ashelawn Gardens with the Rev. Enoch Ball Jr. officiating. Her family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue.

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  1. Dear Gary,
    OH! So sorry about the loss of your Mother. Just know that I am with you and you are certainly in my thoughts and prayers.
    Thank you forever for being such a good friend all through Woodfin and Erwin.
    You’re great and your Mom was always such a pleasant and extremely nice lady.
    I’ll love and appreciate you forever.

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  2. Dear Gary,

    We offer our most sincere condolences for the lost of your mother. we got to know her when my mom Ethel Worley was her roommate. Mary was a wonderful lady, I enjoyed talking with her and seeing her eyes light up when I brought her flowers. We will miss her, she was a joy to know.

    May God bless you

    Sandy and John Churchill

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  3. With deepest sympathies, prayers and warm thoughts are extended to all of the family and friends of Mary. She was not only a good friend but a hard worker, who brought joy and laughter to everyone she met. While she will be deeply missed by all, we can hold true that one day we shall see her again. May God bless and be with each of you.

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  4. Gary, Sorry I could not make it tonight. Thinking about you, I know this is a hard time. Take care. Love You, Dianne Dicus

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  5. Dear Gary,
    I am so sorry about the loss of your mom.Aunt Mary was such a sweetheart.She always made me laugh.God Bless her sweet soul.He truly regained one of his angels.
    Please take care and know you are in our thoughts and prayers..

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  6. Your friends in Ft Lauderdale want to offer you and your family sincere sympathies on the loss of your Mother. May God be with you during this difficult time. We love you. Marge Duncan and Jerry Patton

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