Brittany “Tatu” Harris was born February 25, 1998 in Los Angeles, California. She is a triplet and the third born.
Tatu, as she preferred to be called was raised in Stanton, Ca and at the age of 12 moved to Texas finishing her formal education, participated in the school choir and graduated from Texas High in 2016. After graduation, she was accepted to University of North Texas (Denton) and attended two semesters.
Tatu began her career with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) attending the academy and graduating in 2017. She was assigned to the Coffield Unit.
She leaves to cherish her memory a loving mother, Sharon Harris of Texarkana, TX; siblings, Dajuan Pannell of Texarkana, TX, Amber Harris of Ontario, CA, Brandon and Brianna both of Texarkana, TX; grandparents, David and Ruthie Mixon of Texarkana, TX; aunt, Sonja (Earnest) Grayson of Long Beach, CA; uncle, Taiwan Mixon of Houston, TX; one niece, Jaelle Pannell; three nephews, Jayce Gaddis, Mason Pannell and Jayden Mack; also a host of relatives and friends.
Visitation will be 11a.m.-5 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Funeral services will be 3pm Saturday, March 31 at Greater Heights Ministries COGIC in Texarkana, Arkansas. Arrangements entrusted to Hicks Funeral Home, Inc.