Jo Etta Harris, 66, of Rusk, passed away August 5, 2016, in Tyler, TX. She was born to the late Raymond and Rhodie Needham on November 11, 1949, in Rusk, TX. She enjoyed arranging flowers, and was the manager of Flowers and Things in downtown Rusk. After an injury, she retired and enjoyed needlepoint, and loved to cook.
She is predeceased by her parents; daughter, Serena Lee Ann Toliver; brother-in-law Robert "Bob" McNatt, and brother Bob Needham.
She is survived by her stepmother, Sue Needham of Idabel, Oklahoma; sister, Nell McNatt of Rusk; sister-in-law, Linda Needham of Rusk; grandchildren, Mark and his wife Katie Baker of Rusk; nieces Jenny and her husband Kelly Keaney of Bullard, TX, and Laraina Nevil of Rusk; great-grandchildren, Jericho Baker and Chloe Baker of Rusk; great-nephews Danny Keaney of Bullard and Bryce Stemm, Rusk; great-nieces, Presley Keahey of Bullard and Brianna Nevil of Rusk; and very special friend, Jan Hardy of Rusk.
Private memorial services will be scheduled at a later date.
Published on August 8, 2016