Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Mary Harris, 97, Columbia, KY (1923-2021)

Mary Harris of Columbia passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, at Campbellsville Nursing and Rehab in Campbellsville, KY. She was 97 years old.

Funeral services will be held at NoonCT on Monday, January 11, 2021, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY, with burial to follow in the Peaceful Acres Cemetery in Harlan County, KY.

Visitation will be on Monday after 10amCT at the funeral home.

For the health and respect of the family, please follow all rules for social distancing and everyone attending will be required to wear a mask or face covering.

Born May 16, 1923, in Harlan, KY she was the daughter of the late Austin and Ida Mason Halcomb and wife of the late Haywood Harris.

Survivors include her step-children Hayward Harris, Betty Rice, Irene Curtis and Mildred Francis Holliman and several step-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by two children Loretta Coomer and Ronnie Harris; two step-sons Kermit and Carlos Harris and two siblings Marie Saltess and Gillis Halcomb.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

This story was posted on 2021-01-07 16:13:46
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email


Quick Links to Popular Features


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.