Betty Jo Harris, 85, of Cedarville died Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, in Fort Smith. She was born Nov. 3, 1932, in Natural Dam and retired from Westark Junior College in Fort Smith. She was a member of Cedarville First Baptist Church and widow of Elzie Harris.

She is survived by a daughter, Sandy Alls of Uniontown; three sons, Randy Nixon and Scooter Harris, both of Cedarville, and Phillip Harris of Plantation, Fla.; a sister, Faye Laufer of Fern, Ark.; a brother, Pete Rogers of Van Buren; 20 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside service was Nov. 22 at the Hall Cemetery in Natural Dam under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.

Pallbearers were her grandsons.