A Going Home Celebration service will be held for Mrs. Alberta “Monk” Robinson Harris, 79, at 2 p.m., on Saturday, August 27, 2011 at St. John Baptist Church in Four Corners, with the Rev. David Jones officiating. She will await the resurrection at St. John Baptist Church Cemetery in Four Corners.

A gathering of family and friends will be Saturday at the church, at 11 a.m., until the time of service.

A resident of Four Corners, Mrs. Alberta passed on Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at her granddaughter’s residence in Franklin. She was a member of St. John Baptist Church in Four Corners.

She now joins in glory with her parents, Charlie Robinson and Leona Bourgeois Robinson; one son, James Harris; one daughter, Brenda Harris; one brother, Henry Robinson; one sister, Lena R. Calhoun; and mother-in-law, Ida Jackson.

She leaves to cherish her memories and in God’s care her loving husband, Lester Harris, Sr. of Jeanerette; four sons, Lester Harris Jr. of Sorrell, Anthony Harris of Jeanerette, Bernard Harris of New Iberia and Christopher Harris of Four Corners; four daughters, Cressia Toussaint of Jeanerette, Theresa Harris Archangel (James) of Franklin, Debra Harris of Baldwin and Maxine Edwards (Steven) of Four Corners; one brother, Joseph Bourgeois (Yolanda) of Four Corners; four sisters, Josephine Robinson of San Francisco, California, Elnora Colbert (Darrell) of Four Corners, Shirley Feast (Rev. Warren) of Jeanerette and Leona Wiley-Jackson (Pulfrey) of Four Corners.

Active and honorary pallbearers will be immediate members of the family and friends.

Final arrangements entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Home of New Iberia, La. Condolences may be expressed at

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