Mary Ellen Harris Greenhill, age 89, of Richmond KY, passed from this life November 15, 2017 at her daughter's home in Shelbyville, KY after a long illness. She was born October 31, 1928 to Cora Mann Harris and Richard Hatcher Harris of Montross, VA.
She is survived by her husband of fifty-eight years, Major Clarence C. Greenhill AUS-ret; daughter: Elizabeth Greenhill; son-in-law: Brad Abney; grandson: BJ Abney (Shelly); great granddaughter: Haley Abney and a host of family and friends. Mary received a psychology degree from Ohio State University and after working for several years, decided to focus on her most important job of mother and housewife. She was a member of the Madison County Cancer Support Group, the Rebecca Boone Homemaker Club and the Eastern Kentucky University International Club.
Mary is predeceased by her parents, her sister, Virginia Harris Clapp, other family and several beloved dogs.
Woodlawn Funeral Home is handling the arrangements and Mary will be interred in Montross, VA. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to PETA.
Published on November 24, 2017