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Updated: 04/24/2014 06:45:15PM

Benefit to raise funds for mom with cancer

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North Porter Melissa Harris, battling uterine cancer, is pictured with her four children.

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A fundraiser to benefit Melissa Harris and her battle with cancer will be held from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Dallas White Park.

By STEVEN J. SMITH

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NORTH PORT — A little over a year ago, Melissa Harris started experiencing fatigue brought on by what she thought was an extended menstrual period — only to eventually discover the bleeding was actually related to uterine cancer.

“I had bleeding, a cough and I was tired all the time,” said the North Port mom of four. “When I first saw the doctor, I was told I was pregnant. I had my tubes tied back in 2003, so I didn’t think that was possible.”

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