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Harriett Daffron

Tuesday, April 13, 2004

Harriett B. Daffron, 65, of Memphis, Tenn., died Friday, April 9, 2004, at her residence.

Born on November 27, 1938 in Jefferson City, Mo., a daughter of the late Lawrence L. and Lucille Liggett Bradley, she grew up in Kennett and graduated from Kennett High School in 1956. She attended Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Mo., and graduated from the Methodist Hospital School of Medical Technology. She worked at St. Joseph's Hospital and Methodist Hospital in Memphis as a medical technologist.

Visitation will be on Tuesday, April 13, from 2 to 4 p.m., and 6 to 8 p.m., at Memorial Park Funeral Home, 5668 Poplar Ave., Memphis, Tenn. 38119, (901) 767-8930.

Services will be on Wednesday, April 14 at 1 p.m.,., in the funeral home chapel.

Burial at Memorial Park Southwood.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Donald R. Daffron.

Survivors include her sister, Judith L. Bradley, of Kansas City, Mo.; daughter, Jane D. Lewis and husband, David, of Chattanooga, Tenn.; one son, John B. Daffron, of Memphis, Tenn., grandchildren Daniel and Bradley Thornburg, of Chattanooga, Tenn., and step-grandchildren, Jerry Lewis, Jennifer Lewis and Joseph Lewis, all of Joplin, Mo.

Harriett will be fondly remembered by cousins Miriam B. Auble, Marilou M. Jones, and Coral L. Campbell, all of Kennett, Dorothy Buczskowski, of Little Rock, Ark., John H. Bradley, of Blytheville, Ark., and Milly Bradley Burkett, of El Paso, Texas.

Memorials may be made to any of the following: The First Christian Church in Kennett, Dunklin County Library in Kennett, The House of News (Cat Sanctuary) 944 S. Cooper, Memphis, Tenn. 38104, or the Memphis/Shelby County Library 3030 Poplar Ave., Memphis, Tenn. 38111.

--Paid Obituary