March 28, 1977 - January 24, 2016
Takesha Harris, 38, of Killeen, TX, formerly of Kankakee, IL, died January 24, 2016. Visitation will be Friday, February 5, 2016 from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at Lax Mortuary and again on Saturday, February 6, 2016 from 9:00 A.M. until time of funeral services at 10:00 A.M. at Zion Gate Missionary Baptist Church. Pastor Ronald Bartlett will officiate. Burial will be in Mound Grove Gardens of Memory. Takesha Harris was born March 28, 1977 in Kankakee, IL to Andrienne Harris and Hardie Joe Bell Jr. Takesha was baptized at Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church by Reverend Robert Rucker. She graduated from Kankakee High School in 1995, where she played on the varsity basketball team. After high school, she attended Joliet Junior College before enlisting in the United States Army, serving four years active duty and four years in the Reserves. She was employed by UPS and Walmart. TakeshaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s unforgettable laughter and beautiful smile warmed the hearts of those who knew her. She enjoyed shopping, family gatherings and spending time with her nieces and nephews. She leaves to cherish her memory, her mother, Andrienne Harris of Kankakee, IL; her father, Hardie Joe Bell Jr. of Kankakee, IL; four brothers, Deonte Bell and Harlan Bell, both of Killeen, TX, William Bell of Arkansas and Aron Bell of Kankakee, IL; one sister, Melinda Bell of Kankakee, IL; five nieces, Mykaira Bell, Myona Bell, Domonique Hill, Mya Hill and Diamond Bell; four nephews, Donye Bell, Diondre Bell, Markel Phipps and Rieakwo Bell; a close friend, Tawaga Cobbs-Roberts of Kankakee, IL, and a host of other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Elizabeth and Tommie Riley; her paternal grandparents, Idella and Hardie Bell Sr., and two nieces, Makayla Anjurae Bell and Marquisha Hill.
Takesha Harris, 38, of Killeen, TX, formerly of Kankakee, IL, died January 24, 2016. Visitation will be Friday, February 5, 2016 from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at Lax Mortuary and again on Saturday, February 6, 2016 from 9:00 A.M. until time... View Obituary & Service Information
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