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Bonnie Ruth Howell Harris

Mrs. Bonnie Ruth Howell Harris, 69, a resident of Belington, departed this life Saturday afternoon, March 21, 2020, in the Ruby Memorial Hospital at Morgantown. She had been in slight declining health, but death was unexpected.

She was born Aug. 27, 1950, at Elkins, a daughter of the late Ralph Bernard and Donis Louk Howell.

On June 14, 1969, she was united in marriage to Henry Lewis Harris, who survives at their home in Belington.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, William Harris of Huntington and Brian Lewis Harris of Belington; two daughters, Ginger Thorne of Belington and Angel Huffman and husband, David, of Coalton.

Surviving siblings are two brothers, Dale Howell and wife, Margaret, of Moorefield, and Ralph “Dick” Howell and wife, Sharon, of Elkins.

Also surviving are six grandchildren, Macara Lea Harris, Hunter Zane Harris, Jacob Lewis Isner, Kelsey Dakota Swick, Contrara Lea Huffman Harlan and John Lewis Huffman; two great-grandchildren, Casey Harlen and McKenna Isner.

Additional survivors include nieces and nephews and her brothers and sisters-in-law and a whole host of friends.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by one sister, Neva Marie Howell Everson; one brother, William Howell; and one grandchild, Randall Tyson Isner.

Bonnie attended the schools of Randolph County and was a part time employee of Hometown Care in Belington. She had formerly worked as a waitress at Barb’s Restaurant and Laurel Mt. Inn, both in Belington.

She was a member of the Laurel Mt. Post No. 410 Ladies Auxiliary in Belington and was a Protestant by faith. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

There will be a private family visitation at Talbott Funeral Home 56 N Brandenburg Street in Belington on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, from 6-9 p.m. A graveside service will be conducted on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at 1 p.m. from the Stringtown Cemetery near Belington for those who wish to attend with the Rev. Destry Daniels officiating. Interment will then follow.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.talbottfuneralhome.com.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Talbott Funeral Home, PO Box 879, Belington, WV 26250, to assist the family with final expenses.

The Talbott Funeral Home in Belington is in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Bonnie Ruth Howell Harris.