Flora Fay Harrison

  • Born: December 27, 1964
  • Died: March 27, 2015
  • Location: Towaoc, Colorado


42 North Market Street
Cortez, CO 81321

Tel. (970) 565-3468

Tribute & Message From The Family

FLORA FAY HARRISON Memorial services for lifelong Towaoc resident, Flora Fay Harrison will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, March 30 at the Ertel Memorial Chapel. Mr. Rutherford Mills will be conducting. Flora was born on December 27, 1964 the daughter of Achillis Eugene and Rose Marie (Bancroft)Root . She passed away on Friday, March 27, 2015 at San Juan Regional Medical Center in Farmington, N.M. Flora was 50 years old. Flora was raised by Sophie and Clyde Stevenson. She loved horses and was an accomplished barrel racer. She truly enjoyed the outdoors. Surviving Flora are her partner, Cordell Paypiamo of Towaoc; her children, Crystal Rae Harrison and husband, Juan Medrano of Aztec, N.M., Kayla Marie Matthews and husband, Ryan Chris Rose-Littell of Cortez, and Harley Albert Matthews of California; her grandchildren, Alex Medrano, Aiden Medrano, Aubree Medrano and Ryan Christ Rose-Littell Jr.; her mother-in-law, Yvonne M. Matthews; and siblings, Maria Rivera of Towaoc, Phillis Cordova of Colorado Springs, Colo., Rebecca Price of Ignacio, Cherylynn Houser of Cortez, Theron Root of White Rocks, Utah and Sandra Valencia of Cortez. Preceding Flora in death are her parents, Achillis and Rose Root; and her sister, Corrina Gurule.


Condolence & Memory Journal


Happy birthday mother ❤

Posted by Harley Matthews - Towaoc, CO - son   December 27, 2017

I am so sorry for your loss. Flora was a beautiful person inside and out. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Christie Williams - Mancos, CO   April 12, 2015

Maria and family, I was very sad to read of Flora's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Posted by Brenda Hinton - Mesa, AZ   April 05, 2015

I would like to extend my deepest sympathy to your family in loss of such a cheerful and kind lady. May God bless each of you and comfort your mind and hearts.

Posted by Alvora Ketchum - Towaoc, CO   March 31, 2015

Sandy & Sophie, Ray and I were so very sorry to hear about Flora. We heard rumors on Sunday but until I pulled up Ertels page at 3pm yesterday we did not know for sure. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love. Jeanne & Ray

Posted by Jeanne Fitzgerald - Mancos, CO   March 31, 2015

We are sorry for your loss. She was a great friend> We went to school together in Mancos,when we were younger. God bless you all Kim Show and family

Posted by amanda - cortez, CO   March 30, 2015