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Graveside services for Mrs. Jimmie Fontaine Everette Harbour will be held Monday at 2:30 pm at Mt. Pleasant UMC cemetery in Kemper County. Rev. Bill Webb will officiate the service. Stephens Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Harbour, 87, of Collinsville, passed away Thursday evening at Bedford Care of Marion. She will always be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother and for her love of traveling.
Going to work at sixteen as a seamstress for Meridian Manufacturing, Mrs. Harbour eventually became a supervisor for the local plant. When Roytex moved operations to other US facilities and ultimately to new plants in Central America, she traveled for the company and acted as a technical advisor to tailors in the New York office and to plant managers and supervisors in Kentucky and in Honduras. After her retirement, Mrs. Harbour worked in alterations for Belk and then started her own alterations business.
Mrs. Harbour is survived by her sons Archie E. Scarbrough and wife Kathryn, John J. Harbour Jr. and wife Sherry; grandchildren John Derek Harbour and wife Amber, Ashely Harbour, Wills Scarbrough; great-grandchildren John Cade Harbour, Noah Harbour, Madison Harbour and nieces, for whom she became a second mother at their mother's death, Donna Hall and Pam Suarez. She is also survived by her brothers Bud Everette and wife Nina, Ray Woodall and wife Rose; sisters Billie Jean Young and Marie Williams along with other loving family members.
Mrs. Harbour was preceded in death by her parents Clifton and Marie Everette, husband John J. Harbour; sisters Kathleen Roberts, Jackie Pace, Bernice Survant, Betty Beck, Faye Nault and a grandchild Cooper Scarbrough.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1pm to 2pm on Monday prior to travelling to the service at the cemetery.
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