Becky Jo Harris


    Becky Jo Harris of Leasburg, Missouri was born April 8, 1956 in Evansville, Indiana to Ivan and Wanda (Perigo) Frohbieter and  passed away Monday, August 9, 2021 at the age of 65 years.


    She grew up and attended school in Fenton, Missouri, and later graduated from Cuba High School, Class of 1974.
    Following graduation, she attended some college courses at East Central College and met Michael Stout and they were married. They later divorced.
    Becky met her third husband, Jerry Smith in 1983. They shared 10 years together before they divorced.
    Becky was known to always find the silver lining in things. She was a tremendous caretaker for her son, Jacob, who battled cerebral palsy. She loved to surprise her daughters with different outings as they were growing up, such as concerts, exploring the Science Center and visits to the zoo.
    Later in life, Becky met William Harris and they were married on October 31, 2004. They shared countless memories together throughout their 16 years of marriage.  
    She was preceded in death by her son, Jacob; parents, Ivan and Wanda Frohbieter; niece, Jennifer Clonts; nephew, Kevin Clonts; and brother-in-law, Kenneth Clonts.
    She is survived her husband, Bill Harris of Leasburg, Missouri; three daughters, Samantha Bakemeyer and husband Mike of Indianapolis, Indiana, Penny Davidson and significant other Bruce Copeland of Bixby, Missouri and Hannah Smith and significant other Aaron McEuen of Bourbon, Missouri; five grandchildren, Jude, Mia, Issac, Peyton and Aria; two brothers, Mike Frohbeiter and wife Beth of Fenton, Missouri and Scott Frohbeiter; two sisters, Deborah Clonts of Sullivan, Missouri and Tammy Wattler and husband John of Sullivan, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Cremation arrangements have taken place.
    Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 28, 2021 in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cuba, Missouri.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Eaton Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Sullivan, Missouri.