Mary C. Harrison was born Oct. 16, 1931 in Beaumont TX to Joseph Shilow and Gertie Perry Shilow. She graduated from Hebert High, attended Prairie View A&M, and graduated from PCC with a degree in nursing. She held many honors: Dept.. Head P.& S Hospital, Blue Bird Leader, PTA President 1967 Woodlawn School, President OR Assn. of Colored Women, 1993, Easter Star Grand Worthy Matron, 2005. Mary is preceded in death by her husband Shelton Harrison Sr.; She is survived by her daughter Golden Young; sons Ricky Harrison and Shelton Harrison Jr.; brother Barry Burns; 10 Grandchildren, 18 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great Grandchild.
A viewing will be held on Wednesday April 12, 2017 from 4:00-7:00pm at Terry Family Funeral Home followed by a funeral service on Thursday, April 13th at 11:00am at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church 5935 N Minnesota Ave. Please visit Mary’s online webpage at www.terryfamilyfuneralhome.com for more information and to sign an online guestbook.