Her children arise up, and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praiseth her. Many daughters have done virtuously, but thou excellest them all.
ELIZABETHTON - Helen Ruth Babb Harrison, 84, Valley Forge Community, Elizabethton went home to be with her Lord Sunday, January 5, 2020 after an extended illness. A native of Bluff City, she was a daughter of the late Carl & Rosetta Crigger Babb. She was a member of the Valley Forge Free Will Baptist Church and the young at heart ladies class.
Survivors include her husband of 58 years: Sam Harrison. Two Sons: Carl Harrison and wife Cheryl, Jack Harrison and wife Regina. One Daughter: Lisa Morgan and husband Tony. Four Grandsons: Kevin Harrison & wife Vanessa, Ben Harrison & wife Gracie, Sam Morgan and Caleb Harrison. Two Great Granddaughters: Kenzie & Emily Harrison, Two Great Grandsons: Wade & Neil Harrison. Her sister: Charlotte Laws, several nieces & nephews. A special cousin Lucy Babb.
A Service to Celebrate the Life of Helen Harrison will be conducted at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Valley Forge Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. Randy Johnson and Rev. Mark Potter officiating. Graveside Service and Interment will be at 10 a.m. Friday, January 10, 2020 in Happy Valley Memorial Park. Music will be provided by Lisa Morgan and the Praise Choir. Active Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Honorary Pallbearers will be the Young At Heart Sunday School Class and her church family. The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to the staff at Amedisys Hospice, Dr. Amy Proffitt and her caregiver, Dawnella Campbell. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday in the Valley Forge Free Will Baptist Church. Friends may also visit with the family at her residence. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 9:20 a.m. Friday to go in procession to the cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at our web-site www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Harrison family