Cover photo for Jacquelyn Harris's Obituary
Jacquelyn Harris Profile Photo

Jacquelyn Harris

d. September 14, 2018

Jacquelyn Faye Harris was born on October 16, 1955 to the late Leon and Irene Kelly.  Se was the second child of five children.

Jackie accepted Christ at an early age and joined Holy Ghost M. B. Church in Clinton, MS.  She graduated from Sumner Hill High School in May 1973.  She married her crush, Lawrence Harris on may 24, 1980.

Jackie had many years of work experience.  She was employed at Green Light, Parts Plus, Car Quest and retired from the City of Jackson as Supervisor in the Police Garage.  She loved her co-workers at each price of employment.  She especially loved the guys at the Police Garage and they loved her.

Jackie left this world peacefully on Friday, September 14, 2018.

Jackie was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Harris; father and mother, Leon and Irene Kelly, Sr; and son-in-law, Johnathann Hawkins.

She leaves to treasure her loving memories: two daughters, Andrea Harris, Adrian Hawkins; one son Kelly Harris (Tamara Harris); one step-son, Lawrence Henderson; five grandchildren, LaDarrious Henderson, Ja'Kyla Hawkins, Jordan Henderson, Addison Hawkins, soon to be Noah Harris; two sisters, Beverly Kelly and Shirley McKay (Felix); two brothers, Leon Kelly, Jr. and Jerry Kelly; one aunt, Delma Criss; two uncles, Jerry Criss and Victor Criss; two god-children, Kim Newell and Arico Harper; a special sister, Betty Harper; and a host of nieces nephews relatives and friends.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Jacquelyn Harris, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, September 21, 2018

1:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Holy Ghost Baptist Church

208 E Northside Dr, Clinton, MS 39056

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 21

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree