Yvonne “MeMe” Harrison, age 62, passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2022, at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro. She was born September 23, 1959, in Sebring, Florida to Dewey Lee and Louise Cribb James. She had lived in Florida most of her life until moving to Statesboro in December 2020. MeMe worked as a nurse for many years and in her free time she loved, camping, fishing, canoeing, and being on the river. She was baptized in Jesus name in December of 2021. Yvonne is preceded in death by her parents, son, McGur “Mackie” Harrison; brothers, Randy James and Adam James; and her significant other, Dexter Degolier.
She is survived by her son, Robert (Jennifer) Harrison of Effingham County; grandchildren, Monica, Noah, Kylee and Brock-Eric; 5 great grandchildren; siblings, Billy (Jennifer) James of FL, Cathy (Cal) Coggans of SC, Lynette (Jim) Jordan of Effingham Co, Arrie James of SC, and Lori (Dan) Scheibel of FL; many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be planned for a later date.
Low Country Cremation and Burial is serving the family of Yvonne “MeMe’ Harrison.