Cover photo for Margaret Harris's Obituary
Margaret Harris Profile Photo

Margaret Harris

March 12, 1932 — April 17, 2021

Margaret Harris

Margaret “Margie” Harris, 89, of Davenport, Iowa (formerly of Boden, Illinois) died Saturday, April 17, 2021 at Genesis Medical Center – East, Davenport, Iowa.

Graveside services are 1:00 p.m. Thursday, April 22nd at Farlow Grove Cemetery, Matherville.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left for Matherville Fire Department or Farlow Grove Cemetery.  Dennison Funeral Home, Aledo is handling arrangements.

Margaret was born March 12, 1932 in Preemption Township, Illinois the daughter of David Bartley and Lulu Belle Sample Thompson.  On August 7, 1948 she married James W. Harris in Aledo.  Together they had two children, Sandy and Monte.

Margie enjoyed camping, crafts, seek-a-word puzzles, spending time with family and visiting and eating out with friends.

She is survived by a daughter and her family as well as a friend who became family, Sherrie Determan.

Margie was preceded in death by her parents, beloved son Monte in 2003, husband Jim in 2008, 7 sisters and 3 brothers.

Online condolences may be left at

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Margaret Harris, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Graveside Service

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Starts at 1:00pm (Central time)

Farlow Grove Cemetery

, Matherville, IL 61231

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 8

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree