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Laura Lee Holt Harris, 89, a longtime resident of Atlanta died on Friday, the 15th of April, 2016. Born in Pleasanton, Kan., she was the daughter of the late Agnes Pearl McCormack and George Washington Holt. 

Laura was a retired dental hygienist and wife of the late Basil Emory Harris. She was a member of the Lutheran Church of the Apostles and the Westfield Garden Club.

She is survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins who loved her dearly. Laura will be greatly missed and fondly remembered.

Funeral services were conducted on Sunday, the 17th of April at 3:30 in the afternoon at the Sunrise Chapel Mausoleum at Arlington Memorial Park. Pastor Dolores Donnelly officiated.

OBITUARIES

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SPORTS

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