Posted: Friday, May 13, 2011 8:41 pm
The Messenger, May 13, 2011
Evelyn Harper, 92, of Union City died 11:30 a.m. May 12, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Mt. Moriah Cemetery near Obion, with the Rev. Eddie Mallonee officiating. Pallbearers will be Keith Davis, Kevin Davis, Brett Scillion, Ray Hamilton, Timothy Gill, Frankie Bramlett and Jimmy Edwards.
The family will receive friends at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday.
She was born Aug. 31, 1918, in Obion County, daughter of the late William Alonzo and Una (Hart) Bramlett. She married Lester Owen Harper June 17, 1950. He died Oct. 21, 1991. She was a retired nurse’s technician and a member of Second Baptist Church in Union City.
Survivors include her son, Kenneth Owen Harper of Dania Beach, Fla.; two grandchildren, Julia Ann Harper and Michael Harper, both of Arizona; her sister, Treva Miller of Union City; her nephew, Ray Hamilton of Union City; and her cousin, Betty Jo Davis of Martin.
She was also preceded in death by two sisters and four brothers.
To leave messages of condolence for the family, visit the funeral home website at www.emfuneralhome.com.