Maggie Mae (Peggy) Harrison, age 90, of Hot Springs, formerly of Houston, passed from this life on Easter Sunday, April 16 at National Park Medical Center. She was born on May 1, 1926, the third daughter of the late Helmer and Nettie Bryant. She is preceded in death by her husband, Heartsill Ragon Harrison, grandson, Matthew Harrison Snipes, sisters; Eloise Hill and Elmer Lee Vaught. Survivors are her daughters, Jennifer Joanne (Terry) Smith of Hot Springs and Gayla Huskey of North Little Rock; grandson, Scott Connaway; great granddaughter, Madison Connaway, both of Hot Springs; sister, Vernice Rice of Little Rock; brother, Sylvester Bryant of Indiana, and a host of nieces and nephews. Maggie's greatest loves were her church and her daughters. She was a devoted member of the First Assembly of God Church in Little Rock, participating in many activities. She loved to sew, quilt and cook for her family and friends. After retirement, she and her late husband, Heartsill Harrison relocated to Houston, Arkansas, where Maggie continued her service to her church, family and friends. Visitation will be at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 20, followed immediately with a celebration of Maggie's life at 2 p.m. at Harris Funeral Home, 1325 Oak Street, Morrilton Arkansas. The Reverends John Chapman and Stanley Wallace will be officiating. Interment will be in May Cemetery at Houston, Arkansas. Arrangements are by Harris Funeral Home of Morrilton. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or the organization of choice. Online guestbook: www.harrisfuneralhomes.net.
Published April 19, 2017