Augusta, GA – Entered into rest Sunday, May 5, 2013, Mr. Elmore Kirk Harper, 90, husband of the late Martha Wilson Harper.
Mr. Harper was a lifetime member of the Christian Missionary Alliance Church.. He was founder and owner of Hillandale Farms, Inc and was also a member of the Chattahoochee, FL Rotary Club
. He served in the US Army, 10th Mountain Division during WWII
. Mr. Harper was an accomplished Saw musician since the age of 12.
Family members include his son: Richard Harper and his wife Carol; daughters: Judith Jackson and her husband Arthur, Linda "Bunnie" Doyle and her husband Kevin; grandchildren: the late Jay Jackson, Bryan and wife Tiffany Jackson, Stephanie Harper, Suzette Harper, Callie Doyle, Conner Doyle; great grandchildren: Brylie, Josh, Ashlee, and Brianna; great-great granddaughter: Emmalee; brother: Louis Harper; twin sister: Eloise Kose; and several nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank the caregiver Deborah Rivers and University Hospice for their love and care.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. in the chapel of Thomas Poteet & Son with Rev. Sid Gates officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Hyland G. Bunn, Ross Myers, Jeff Harper and Rajan Kose.
Memorial contributions may be made to University Hospice, 4106 Columbia Road, Suite 201, Martinez, GA 30907.
Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Please sign the guestbook at www.thomaspoteet.com