Edith A. Harper

Published 12:00 am Sunday, February 3, 2008

SUNBURY, N.C.—Edith Ann Harper, 67, died Jan. 29, 2008.

She was predeceased by her sister, Nellie Russell, and her former husband and friend, Bud Harper.

Mrs. Harper retired as a registered nurse with Obici Hospital.

She was a member of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Sunbury.

Survivors include her daughter, Sandy Leigh Harper of Suffolk; son and daughter-in-law, Dennis and Michelle Harper of Windsor; granddaughters, Taylor Harper and Adrianna Harper; one great-granddaughter; sister and brother-in-law, Lillian and Carson Tolliver of Knoxville, Tenn.

A memorial service will be held today at 6 p.m. in St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Hwy. 32 North, Sunbury, NC 27979.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the church at P.O. Box 153, Sunbury, NC 27979.

Parr Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family.

Condolences may be registered at www.parrfuneralhome.com.