Jacquelyn Ward Harry
Funeral services were held Saturday, January 26, 2019, at New Zion M.B. Church in Oakvale for Mrs. Jacquelyn Ward Harry, 64, who died Monday, January 21, 2019, at her residence. Rev. Lakendrick Smith officiated, with interment following in the church cemetery. Johnson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Jacquelyn Harry was born to the late Leroy, Sr. and Ella Ward in New Orleans, Louisiana. She later moved to Oakvale and joined New Zion M.B. Church, where she served on the usher board and in maintenance. She provided a safe haven for many children in the community.
Mrs. Harry was married to Earl Harry, and to this union two children were born. She is survived by her husband, Earl Harry; two daughters, Alexandria Harry and Courtney Harry; a step-daughter, Shakira (Joe) Smith; brother, Leroy (Gloria) Ward of Hampton, Georgia, and many other relatives and friends.