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Obituary for Velma Harrison
Velma Jeanne Rapier Harrison 76, of Pekin passed away Friday October 8, 2010 at Pekin Hospital. She was born August 10, 1934 to Delmar and Louisa Franks Rapier in Spruce Pine, AL. She was preceded in death by her parents; Delmar Rapier and Louisa Nobles, 1 brother; William Clark, 1 son; Robert B. Novac and 1 grandson; Greg Albrecht. She is survived by her daughters; Tauna Watson of Springfield, Robin (Don Kalb) Novac of Peoria, 7 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Velma is also survived by her 1 sister; Leola (Charles) Miller of FL, and 2 brothers; Ray (Carolyn) Montgomery of FL and Frank (Diane) Montgomery of VA. A Funeral Service will be held Friday October 15, 2010 at 11:00am at Abts Mortuary in Pekin with a visitation one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Glendale Memorial Gardens. Pastor Dan Lybarger will officiate.