Beverly J. Harris, 86, of Bath, formerly of Avoca, passed away late Saturday evening (Aug. 17, 2019) at the Taylor Health Center in Bath.

BATH – Beverly J. Harris, 86, of Bath, formerly of Avoca, passed away late Saturday evening (Aug. 17, 2019) at the Taylor Health Center in Bath.

Born in Avoca on July 21, 1933, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Mildred (Barrett) Moss. In 1963 she was married in Hammondsport to Arthur Harris, who predeceased her on Nov. 13, 1995, after 32 years of marriage. Besides her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her sister, Virginia Raux and one stepson, Kevin Harris.

A graduate of Avoca Central School, Beverly was employed by Bath National Bank for 27 years, retiring in 1983. 

She will be remembered for being an avid reader. 

Her family includes one brother, Wendell Moss of Avoca; one step-daughter, Brenda Saxton of Branchport; one step-grandchild and two step-great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews.

The Avoca Funeral Home, 22 N Main St., Avoca is honored to serve the family of Beverly J. Harris.

A service of remembrance will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 7, 2019) at the Lakeview Apartments, 105 Geneva St., in Bath.

Online condolences or remembrances of Beverly are welcomed on the Facebook page of Bishop & Johnson Funeral Home, Inc. or at www.bishopandjohnsonfuneralhome.com.