Sylvia Anita Harris

January 24, 1955 - August 8, 2023
Sylvia Anita Harris

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Sylvia Anita Harris, a devoted daughter, loving mother, and dedicated Aircraft Fuel Technician, passed away on August 8, 2023, in New Port Richey, Florida. She was born on January 24, 1955, in Cleveland, Ohio. Sylvia was 68 years old at the time of her passing.  Sylvia began her professional journey serving her country as an Aircraft Fuel Technician in the US Airforce. Her commitment and skills were recognized throughout her career, and she made a significant impact in her field.  In her personal life, Sylvia was a caring and nurturing mother to her beloved daughter, Jocelyn Harris. She was always there to provide love, support, and guidance to her family. Sylvia had a compassionate heart and will be deeply missed by all those she leaves behind.  Sylvia is preceded in death by her father, A.J. Jones, and her mother, Christine Eddins. Their memories will forever be cherished by those who knew and loved Sylvia.  During this difficult time, we remember Sylvia for her unwavering dedication, strong work ethic, and devotion to her family. She will be remembered as a kind-hearted individual who touched the lives of many.

Services and visitations will be held on Wednesday August 16, at Michels and Lundquist Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 10-11am with Funeral Service at 11am. Burial will follow at Florida National Cemetery. May Sylvia Anita Harris rest in eternal peace, knowing that her memory will live on in the hearts of all who were fortunate enough to have known her.

Funeral Service

The funeral will take place on August 16, 2023 at 11:00 AM at Michels and Lundquist Funeral Home (5228 Trouble Creek Road. New Port Richey, Florida. 34652) followed by burial at Florida National Cemetery cemetery (6502 SE 102nd Ave. Bushnell, FL.)

Visiting Hours

Michels and Lundquist Funeral Home - Directions
5228 Trouble Creek Road. New Port Richey, Florida. 34652
  • Wednesday, August 16, 2023
  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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  • August 16, 2023
    Karmen Carter-Harris says:
    Jocelyn, My heart goes out to you for the loss of your dear mom and I know how much she meant to you. If you need anything please do not hesitate to call. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.

  • August 16, 2023
    Bobby Jones says:
    On behalf of Sylvia's Brothers, and Sisters Ronnie Eddins, Bobby Jones, Cassandra Robinson, Fredia Green, Cynthia Jones, and our Family. We Love ❤️ you, and we thank our Lord JESUS CHRIST for you Sylvia.

  • August 15, 2023
    Linda S Gaddis says:
    Where do I begin - my best friend since 1974 passed away on Tuesday, August 8, 2023. I am sad. Sylvia A. Jones Harris (affectionately called "Miss Jones") was one of a kind, and a great friend to all she came into contact with. Sylvia leaves a beautiful daughter, Jocelyn to cherish her memories and, she prepared her well. You are in the loving arms of our Lord, and all is well. Rest in peace my sister. I will truly miss you and never forget you. Please give your mom and my mom a big hug for me. Until we meet again. Linda "Sid" Gaddis - US Air Force Veteran Stone Mountain, GA

  • August 15, 2023
    Juanita Orme' says:
    To all be known, Sylvia was our comrade in the Female Dormitory at Cannon Air Force Base, 1973 and all of us: Linda, Rhonda, Teena, Yvette, Gloria B., Toni, Juanita, Gloria W., we will always cherish those days with you and that infectious laughter forever! In the spirit of our Lord we salute you! Juanita Orme' USAF Air Force, Retired