HARLEM – Mrs. Donna Rae Leavitte Harmon, 76, Harlem, Ga., Feb. 1, 2014.
She was a faithful member of Trinity Baptist Church and taught Sunday School for a number of years. She was a school bus driver for Columbia County before starting Harmon Optical with her husband. Donna enjoyed going on cruises with her friends.
Known as a joker and prankster, she loved a good laugh. Mrs. Harmon was always ready to lend a helping hand and offer stern advice. Donna loved the Lord, her husband, family and friends and will be deeply missed. She was loved by young and old alike.
Mrs. Harmon is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Joe Harmon; sons, Kurt and his wife, Angela Harmon, of Grovetown, Ga., Michael and his wife, Nancy Harmon, of Geneva, Fla., and David and his wife, Tammie Harmon, of Acworth, Ga.; daughter, Kristie and her husband, Jeff Walden, of Wrens, Ga.; sister, Rhonda and her husband, Ron Murchison, of Lincoln; seven grandchildren, Scott and his wife, Ashlee Harmon, SPC William Harmon, Bethanie Harmon and her fiancé, John, Midn David Alec Harmon, Joy Harmon, Zachary Harmon and Rachel Walden; and many nieces, nephews and close special friends.
A celebration of Donna’s life will be held 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, at Trinity Baptist Church, with Dr. K.C. Stevens officiating. The family will receive friends at the church prior to the funeral from 3-5 p.m. Tuesday.
Pallbearers will be Tyler Abbott, Dusty Cason, Danny Cason, Greg Slagle, Jimmy Cartledge and Tony Meador.
Memorial contributions may be made to Discipleland, care of Trinity Baptist Church, 4594 Columbia Road, Martinez, GA 30907.
Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 4255 Columbia Road, Martinez, Ga. 706-868-9637.