Tommy Harper

Born: Tue., Aug. 30, 1949
Died: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017


Visitation

2:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Thu., Dec. 21, 2017
10:00 AM to 9:00 PM, Fri., Dec. 22, 2017
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Sat., Dec. 23, 2017
Location: Woodard Funeral Home


Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Dec. 23, 2017
Location: Woodard Funeral Home


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Mr.  Tommy Harper, age 68 of Westmoreland, TN, passed away Tuesday, December 19, 2017.

Funeral Services for Mr. Harper will be conducted on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 11:00 AM from Woodard Funeral Home with Bro. Donald Key officiating.  Interment will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

The family will receive visitors on Thursday, December 21, 2017 from 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM, on Friday, December 22, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM and on Saturday, December 23, 2017 from 9:00 AM to service time at 11:00 AM at Woodard Funeral Home.


Tommy was retired from the United States Postal Service as a mail carrier after 30+ years of service.  He enjoyed working with leather. He raised and bred mules, and danced with Ralph Sloan and the Tennessee Travelers on the Grand Ole Opry from 1963 to 1974.

Mr. Harper was preceded in death by:
Parents:  John Lester and Emma Davis Harper

Mr.Harper is survived by:
Daughter - Tangi & (Jackie) Leath, Bethpage, TN
Son - Timothy & (Chris) Harper, Westmoreland, TN
Grand Children - Lexi Leath, Jed Harper, Jacob Harper, Joshua Harper, and Riley Leath
Great Grand Child - Braxten Amos
Brother - Jerry & (Diane) Harper, Spring Hill, TN
Sister - Shirley & (Pat) Burns, Parker, TX
Brother - Jeffery & (Janice) Gregory, Wallace, NC 

 

 

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Betty Scruggs
   Posted Wed December 20, 2017
My heart goes out to Tommy's Family With deep sadness
Tommy was well known by many people. I believe all can say he was the same
every time you saw him a smile on his face cutting up about something.
He was my mailman a long time. I had him bring mail or packages to my door many
times. He did this to save me a trip in the rain or any bad weather.
He will be missed by many people I'm sure.
May God Bless his family and comfort them at this time. With love and respect.
Betty Scruggs
Off ; Westmotrland Tnn.

Sandra Taylor
   Posted Wed December 20, 2017
I am so sorry to hear about Tommy. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Friend
   Posted Wed December 27, 2017
To the Family,
May God provide you with comfort during this grievous time. Be assured that one day soon God will do away with death forever. 1 Corinthians 15:26.

Myra Simons
   Posted Thu December 28, 2017
So sorry to hear about Tommy. He was always friendly and smiling when I saw him. A good-hearted person.