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Friday, July 25, 2003

Marie Helen Harrison, 90, of Greencastle died Wednesday, July 22, 2003, at her residence.

Born May 19, 1913, in Shoals, Ind., she was the daughter of Oliver and Ettie McKitrick Cooper. She attended school in Shoals . She married Everett Edgar Harrison on June 28, 1934, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 17, 1978.

She had worked at Mallory's, the Cream Castle and the Fairway Restaurant, all in Greencastle. She was a member of the Long Branch Church of Christ.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; a son, Steve Harrison, in 1987; two brothers, Asie and Seymour Cooper; and four sisters, Zeldie Cooper Archer, Alma Cooper Goodwin, Mary Dito and Trease Cooper.

Survivors include her son, Ben Harrison of Monticello, Ark.; four grandsons, Benji and Casey Harrison, both of Monticello, Ark., Matt Harrison and wife Krista of Brazil and Andy Harrison and wife Kristine of Tacoma, Wash.; two granddaughters, Rebekah Harrison of Madison, Ind., and Elizabeth Marie Erickson and husband Wayne of Dayton, Ohio; three great-grandsons and two great-granddaughters.

Funeral services will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home with Andy Harrison officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday. Burial will be in the Clinton Falls Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of the Wabash Valley, 600 S. First St. Terre Haute, IN 47807.