Virginia Averette HarrisonAugust 11, 1928 ~ August 11, 2017 (age 89)
Virginia Averette Harrison, 89, of Wake Forest, passed away peacefully on her birthday, Friday, August 11, 2017. She was born in Granville County, the daughter of the late Thomas and Unity Rose Averette. She was a devoted and loving Christian mother (Hebrews 12:2)
A graveside funeral service will be held at 11 o’clock Monday morning, August 14, 2017 at Creedmoor Cemetery, 355 E. Wilton Ave., Creedmoor, NC with Chaplain Mike Shannon and the Rev. Craig Bailey officiating.
Mrs. Harrison is survived by her son, Wade Harrison; sister, Allie Beach of Falls Church, VA; grandchildren, Gray Harrison of Nome, AK and Whitney Hinton and husband, Justin, of Youngsville. She was preceded in death by her son, Tracy Harrison and by her sisters, Sue Averette, Joyce Atkins, Mable Bragg, Sally Price, and Tina Rabasa.
The family would like to express special thanks to Brenda Ray, JoAnne Rogers, Flossie Harrison, Tony Harrison, Jackie Chappell, Kenny Chappell, Theresa Baschon, Tyson Bragg, Bob and Allie Beach, Joan Harrison, Elizabeth Keith, Kindred Hospice, Bright Funeral Home, Larry Ray, Bill Ray, Craig Bailey, Mike Shannon, and the many others that helped during her illness.
Friends may visit with the family from 1-4 Sunday afternoon, August 13, 2017 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest, NC 27587. (919-556-5811)