In Memory

Brenda L Turner (Harris) - Class Of 1975

LaSalle 1975 Brenda L (Turner) Harris

Aug. 16, 1957 - Jan. 07, 2018

SOUTH BEND - Mrs. Brenda L. Harris, 60, of South Bend, IN, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Beacon Memorial Hospital. She was born on August 16, 1957 to the union of Wiley, II and Rosie D. (Jackson) Turner.

Brenda was educated in the South Bend Community Schools and attended LaSalle High School. She was a member of Greater Saint John M.B. Church. On April 21, 1979 she was united in marriage to Terry Harris, Sr. Brenda's employment history includes the South Bend Tribune, the Post Office, and the South Bend Community School Corporation.

Brenda leaves to cherish her memory: her mother and husband; two sons, Damon Williams, Sr., and Terry Harris, Jr.; two grandchildren, Damon “Chief” and Dominaea Williams; two great grandchildren DeShawn and Faith Williams; two sisters, Mary Rose (Ronald) Pope, all of South Bend; Pamela Turner of Long Beach, CA, one brother, Wiley Turner, III, of South Bend; one niece Kia (Eric) Metoyer of Long Beach; one nephew Virgil Hatcher of South Bend; 2 aunts, Bonnie (Patrick) Brown of Long Beach, and Rebecca Jones of Belzoni, MS; along with many other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her father Wiley, II, maternal grandparents Joe and Beatrice Jackson, and paternal grandparents Wiley Turner, I and Mary Turner Hinton.

A viewing will be held at Alford's Mortuary on Monday, January 15 from 1-3 PM. Funeral services will be held at the Mortuary on Tuesday at 1:00 PM; friends may call two hours prior.

Alford's Mortuary has been entrusted with arrangements. To leave an online condolence please visit our webpage and sign the guest book at

Published in South Bend Tribune on Jan. 12, 2018

jmc 13 jan 2018