Celebrating the life of Harry R. Ingram
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Harry was educated in Nottoway County. He accepted Jesus Christ at an early age and joined Mt. Gazerine Baptist Church. He served on the Usher Board for many years.
Harry spent many years in New York where he met and married his wife Clara. He held several jobs and met many friends. He later returned to Blackstone and worked at Piedmont Geriatric Hospital until his illness. Harry enjoyed laughter, music, dancing and joyous occasions. Most of all he loved his family and friends. He was hospitalized at Heritage Hall from 2003 until he passed.
Harry was preceded in death by his wife, Clara, and his older brother Fletcher Ingram. He leaves to cherish his memories a loving and devoted sister, Frankie L. Ingram, a twin, Delia Ingram Washington (George), a brother, Harvey Lee Ingram and a sister, Mattie Ingram Anderson (Maurice); one sister-in-law, Thelma Ingram; three aunts, Leoria Johnson of Richmond, Gracie Ingram of Richmond and Alma Tucker of Blackstone; a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces, great-great nieces and nephews, a goddaughter, Jimae Lawson, cousin, and friends, including Heritage Hall Family and Doris Stewart.
Funeral Services Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at Mt. Gazerine Baptist Church, Blackstone with interment in the church cemetery.
W.E. Hawkes & Son Funeral Home of Blackstone in charge of arrangements.
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