He was the son of the late Paul Jackson Harper and the late Eva (Norsworthy) Harper Grey.
He is survived by two dons: Dallas Harper, Benton, Tevan Harper, Benton, Four Sisters: Donna Hodge, Como, Tenn., Bobbie Hutchens, Paris, Tenn., Theresa Lowe, McKinzie, Tenn., Sherry Key, Medina, Tenn., one brother: Lyen Harper, Greenville, Tenn., and one grandchild: Kylie Harper, Benton.
He was preceded in death by brothers: Ronnie Harper, Lubbie Harper, Delbert Harper, and sisters: Dixie Raymer, Pat Davis, and Carolyn Harper.
Services were held at the Collier Funeral Chapel on Thursday, August 18, Rev. Darrin Miller officiated.
Interment followed at Jackson Starks Cemetery, Benton.