Shirley Elaine Harris

July 19, 1934 - October 10, 2018
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Shirley Elaine Harris, 84, of Cordell, Oklahoma passed away peacefully with family by her side on October 10th, 2018 at the Cordell Christian Home in Cordell, Oklahoma. She was born on July 19th, 1934 to Sam and Elsie (Hines) Downs in Cordell. She grew up and attended school in Cordell graduating high school in 1951. Shirley met and married her high school sweetheart Buddy Maddox in this union was born two sons; Mike and Don. Later she met Doyle Harris and they married, he also precedes her in death. Shirley worked as the Secretary at Oklahoma Natural Gas for many years. She loved her family and will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

Survivors include:
2 Sons: Mike Maddox & Sandra of Canute, OK
Don Maddox & wife Pam of Cordell, OK
5 Grandchildren: Chuck Maddox & wife Amanda of Canute, OK
Amy Ingram & husband Bobby of Arapaho, OK
Tiffany Watson & husband Jayson of Mountain View, OK
Kelly Maddox of Cordell, OK
Derrick Maddox & wife Nikki of Cordell, OK
1 Step Granddaughter: Kryssi Morris of Fort Cobb, OK
10 Great Grandchildren: Trace, Colby, Ty, Tanner, Kaylie, Lexi, Levi, Talon, Zander, Madi.
3 Step Great Grandchildren: Ryan, Cassie and Shaylon

Preceded in death by her Parents: Sam & Elsie Downs, Husbands: Buddy Maddox and Doyle Harris.

Funeral Service: 10:00 a.m., October 13th, 2018
Ray & Martha's Funeral Home
Cordell, Oklahoma

Interment: Lawnview Cemetery
Cordell, Oklahoma

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Gary Lundy
Oklahoma City, OK
Wonderful lady and great family. Thoughts and prayers are with the family. RIP
Shawna White
Cordell, OK
Praying for family, she was a wonderful lady. She’ll be missed
Jena King RN
Cordell Memorial Hosp, OK
So very sorry for your loss.
Betty Hagen
Cordell, OK
My condolences and prayers to Shirley's family.
Pam Hopper
Oklahoma City, OK
Pat Emerson
Cordell, OK
So sorry for your loss of Shirley.
Anita Jo Hines Stuckey
Mustang, OK
Shirley (I always said she reminded me of Tanya Tucker...that voice ....that sass....that class!).  Rest In Peace cousin.... to your family - I'm sorry for the loss of a mother and grandmother. There is certainly a bunch of family welcoming you home.  XO.
Nathan Merz
Houston, TX
So sorry for your loss. Praying for you guys!

Nathan and Kaitlyn Merz
Mary Cook
Cordell, OK
Sorry sorry for your loss. Prayers & hugs
Myrna Lawrence-Vanderburg
Oklahoma City, OK
Thoughts and Prayers from My Family, to Yours...I share your loss...
RIP, Old Friend...
Everett and Sandy Marble
Reno, NV
The time we got to spend with Shirley was a delight.  The Downs Family
Reunions in Las Vegas and Oklahoma were such fun, a large part
because of her personality.  We will miss her.
Carol Ann Janning
Canute, OK
Please Know Our Prayers Are With You All!
This Sweet Ornery Lady was The #1 Canute Fan!! We Love You Guys!
Gary Hines, Gerald & Vicki Hines, Janice Kay Hines Clark
Our deepest sympathy to our cousin's family. We have fond memories of days gone by. Lots of good times were spent with the family in our early years & beyond.
"Let not your heart be troubled..." XO
Linda Lake
Zanesville, OH
I'm sorry for your loss my heart goes out to the family.
Nancy Clover Hill
Blanchard, OK
So sad to hear sweet Shirley has passed.  Hard to lose our mothers; my thoughts and prayers to the family.
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