Jacqueline Harris

Granite City | Thursday, October 12 2023 |

Jacqueline “Jackie” Marie Harris, age 57, of Granite City, IL, passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2023 at Missouri Baptist Hospital, St. Louis, MO. Jackie was born on November 18, 1965 in Granite City, IL, a daughter of Michael Harris of Pontoon Beach, IL and the late Mary Ann (Murphy) Harris.

Jackie will be remembered as a loving mother, daughter, sister, aunt and a friend to many. She enjoyed serving her community, working in her garden, and enjoying a glass of bourbon and a fine cigar. Her greatest joy was spending time with her friends and family. Jackie loved life, she loved to laugh, but most of all she loved her family. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.

In addition to her father, Jackie is survived by her loving daughter, Erin Harris-Williams (Ryan) of Montreal, MO; sisters, Jennifer (Keith) Gressler of Troy, IL and Lori (Sarkis) Mourdian of Troy, IL; step-mother, Maggie Tapp-Harris of Pontoon Beach, IL; her partner Zach Budd of Houston, TX; nieces, nephews, extended family and many wonderful friends.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2023 at Irwin Chapel, Granite City, IL.

In celebration of her life, a funeral service will follow at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17, 2023 at Irwin Chapel, Granite City, IL.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to National Coalition for Sexual Freedom Advocacy Group.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Obit Provided By:
Irwin Chapel Funeral Home

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