Jay Manford Harper
July 29, 1932 - November 12, 2018
Born in Harris Co., TX
Resided in Roxboro, NC
Thursday November 15, 2018, 6:30-8PM
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
Friday November 16, 2018, 1PM
Carr United Methodist Church
8200 NC HWY 49N
Cedar Grove, NC 27231
Jay Manford Harper, 86, of 728 Huff Road, Roxboro, died Monday, November 12, 2018. Born in Harris Co., TX, Mr. Harper was the son of the late Jay Manford Harper and Linda K. Mueller Meyer. Mr. Harper retired from Brown Oil Tool Company and was a member of Carr United Methodist Church. He served in the US Army after the Korean War.
Mr. Harper is survived by his wife, Mary Grace Smith Harper; two sons, Timothy Jay Harper, of Baycliff, TX and Brian Keith Harper, of Roxboro; one brother, Eugune Meyer, of Houston, TX; three sisters, Norma Aldredge, of Spring, TX, Nelda Griffin, of Katy, TX and Grace Ballard, of Onalaska, TX; one granddaughter, Melonie Rachelle Vaughan, and husband Kendall, of Roxboro; one grandson, Matthew Neil Harper; one step-granddaughter, Michaelia King, of Roxboro.
Funeral services will be held 1PM Friday, November 16, 2018 at Carr United Methodist Church, Cedar Grove by the Rev. Ronnie Byrd. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held 6:30- 8PM Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the Brooks & White Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Carr United Methodist Church Building Fund, 8200 NC HWY 49N, Cedar Grove, NC, 27231.