Funeral services for Mr. J B Harper, 92, of Cookeville, TN, will
be  held  at  1  P.M.   on   Saturday,   September  15,  2018,  at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland  Funeral  Home  in  Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris Cemetery in the McCoinsville
community of Jackson County, TN.

  The family will receive friends on Friday from 4 P.M. - 8 P.M.,
and Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

  He  passed  away  on  Tuesday, September 11, 2018,  at  his
residence.

  He  was  born  June  7, 1926, in  Gainesboro, TN, to  the late
Henry Harper and Betty Harper.    He  was  married  to  Georgia
Fulton Harper, who survives. He was a factory worker at Russell
Stover  Candy  Co.,   and  a  member  of  the  Gainesboro  First
Baptist Church.

  In addition to his parents, he was preceded  in  death  by  his
Wife: Dorothy  Harper; 1  Brother: Jack  Harper;  and  2 Sisters:
Ruth Lester and Georgia Netherton.

  Survivors   include   his   Wife:   Georgia   Fulton   Harper   of
Cookeville, TN; 1 Son: Donnie (Shirley) Harper  of  Gainesboro,
TN;  1  Daughter:  Tina (Monty) Kemp   of   Cookeville,   TN;    5
Grandchildren: Chris (Celeste) Kemp, Natasha (Zane) Moseley,
Wayne (Jackie) Harper,    Sherry  Apple,   and   Jason  (Keisha)
Harper; 6 Great - Grandchildren: Calijah Kemp, Izabell Moseley,
Alec Harper, Hannah Martin, James Martin, and Khloe Harper; 4
Great Great Grandchildren; and 1 Sister: Sue Miller of KY.
      
  Bro. Kelly Stockton will officiate at the services.
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