Cheryl Ann Harris

CENTRALIA — Cheryl Ann Harris, 65, of Centralia, passed away Friday, September 10, 2021, at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia.

Cheryl was born January 11, 1956, in Centralia, the daughter of Manuel Harris II and Irene (Jones) Harris.

Cheryl is survived by one brother: Willie Harris and wife Mary of Centralia; three sisters: Rhoda Williams and husband Arthur of Sterling Heights, MI, Laura Harris of Paducah, KY, and Lena Allwood of Leavenworth, KS; and several nieces and nephews.

Cheryl was preceded in death by her parents: Manuel Harris II and Irene Harris; five brothers: Fred Harris, David Lee Harris, Jimmie Harris, Manuel Harris III and twin brother of Cheryl, John Henry Harris; and one sister: Barbara Davis.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held for Cheryl Ann Harris at 12 p.m. Saturday, September 25, 2021, at the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia with Rev. Ron Johnson officiating. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery in Centralia.

A visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, September 25, 2021, at the Funeral Home. Due to recent CDC guidelines, there will be no Repast, masks and social distancing will be observed.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the family and will be accepted by the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home at 235 North Sycamore Street in Centralia, IL 62801 618-532-3523, who is honored to be of service to the Harris family.

Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting or the Funeral Home’s Facebook page.