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Harry Edward Harper, Sr.

Harry Edward Harper, Sr.
  • September 17, 1945 - November 14, 2016
  • Greenville, South Carolina

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“I send my condolences to the family of harry harper, I didn't know him really well but I met him several times because I know his brother in law Bill...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Alyssa Hogan - Greenville, SC

“my condolences, raced boats with Harry for many years, a great guy, will miss him... ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Danny Croxdale - Spartanburg, SC

“It's never easy when someone with such a contagious smile leaves us so quickly. Harry, your joy of life, your kindness to others and that smile with...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Harry, it's such a shock you being gone suddenly and instantly; at least that's how it feels and it hurts. Didn't get to see you again. I don't...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Patsy Epps-Fuller - Great Falls, MT

“You were such a great and wonderful person I'm so glad I got to know you. You are truely missed. Justin is so lucky to have got to have you as his...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Katie Owens - Easley, SC

“Word Up. You were a great guy and we will miss you. Go Noles. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Anne Shaver

“The years we knew you where not near enough. I wish we could have had more, but God had other plans. You have changed our lives forever and we will...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Tim/Diana Parris - Mauldin, SC

“Be careful with that Street Glide on those streets of gold. Miss you Brother -Hope we ride together again someday... ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Frank Chriscoe - Burlington, NC

Harry Edward Harper, Sr., 71, of Greenville, was the husband of the late Carolyn Marie Mahon Harper, passed unexpectedly Monday, November 14, 2016 in Greenville Memorial Hospital.

Born in Greenville County to the late William Melton Harper, Sr. and Sara Gaze Harper.

Harry was a member of the Patriot Guard.   He loved riding motorcycles, hunting, fishing and Florida State Seminoles football.   Harry worked for W.R. Grace Cryovac for 31 years before retiring.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by loving wife of 46 years and his brother, William Melton Harper, Jr.

He is survived by his son, Eddie Harper, Jr.(Tonya) of Greenville; daughter, Lisa Marie Hicks (Chuck) of Oklahoma; brother-in-law, W. H. White of Greenville; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren.  He also leaves to cherish his memory the second love of his life, Martha Kennemore.

Memorial service will be held Friday, November 18th at 12:00 PM in Robinson Funeral Home - Powdersville Road, 1425 Powdersville Road, Easley with Pastor Danny Gilliland officiating.

Flowers are accepted at the funeral home.

Family is at the home of Eddie and Tonya Harper.

Condolences may be expressed online at or in person at Robinson Funeral Home - Powdersville Road, which is assisting the family.