Patricia Ann Harris

Patricia Ann Harris, 68 years young passed away at St. Thomas West Hospital on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020.

She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Gaylon Harris; her children: daughter, Cherri Denson (Bryan), and son, Adam Harris (Stacey); her grandchildren, Brooke Bischoff, Blake Bischoff, Isabelle Harris, Wyatt Harris, Bentlee Davis and one step-granddaughter, Ella Denson; three sisters, Susan Taylor, Loretta Davy, Linda Smith and one brother, David Smith; three step-brothers, Len Cornell (Vickie), Mike Cornell (Kandie) and Chris Cornell (Melissa), and several nieces and nephews.

Her parents, Otho (Smitty) Smith and Shirley Tucker Cornell (Earl), precede her in death.

She was a loving mother, housewife and employee of A.O. Smith Water Products for 45 years.  She loved cooking, raising flowers, enjoyed reading and watching grandchildren playing in the front yard.

A graveside service will be Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 11:30 a.m. in Felts Cemetery in Ashland City, Tennessee.  Visitation will be Monday, Feb. 17, from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Chapel of Cheatham County Funeral Home and Tuesday, Feb. 18 from 10 until 11 a.m.  Serving as pallbearers are: Allen DeShields, Jordan Adkins, Bobby Joe Davy, Mike Cornell, Chris Cornell, and Bryan Denson. Honorary pallbearers are: Eric Johnson, Stan Entrekin, Roy Paul, Gary Hunter, and Timmy Farrell.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Patricia’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research.   Cheatham County Funeral Home 615-792-2552 on-line condolences at


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