Rebecca Harris

Friday, March 4, 2016

Rebecca Harris, 43, of Carthage, formerly of Purdy, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, at Mercy Hospital in Joplin. She was born on Oct. 17, 1972, daughter of Paul and Donna (Haddock) Wimsatt, in Monett. She worked at the East Purdy General Store in Purdy. She was a member of Merl's Chapel in Cassville.

Survivors include: two sons, Thaddaues Harris and Nathan Harris; and one daughter, Anna Harris, all of the home; the father of her children, Dennis Harris, of Purdy; two brothers, Paul Wimsatt and his wife, Janet, and Pat Wimsatt, all of Monett; two sisters, Paula Haverly and her husband, Kevin, of Monett, and Deana Marker and her husband, Joe, of Sneads Ferry, N.C.; and her father-in-law, Fred Harris, of Purdy.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her twin sister, Roberta Harris, and her mother-in-law, Beverly Harris.

Memorials may be made to her children and entrusted to the White Funeral Home & Crematory, PO Box 890, Cassville, MO 65625.

Funeral services were held on Monday at the White Funeral Home & Crematory in Cassville with Pastor Russ Neill officiating. Burial followed at the Purdy City Cemetery, in Purdy.