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Elder Billy Joe Loper

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Elder Billy Joe Loper

Perkinston, MS

Elder Billy Joe Loper, 74, of Perkinston, died November 6, 2013, at residence. He was a member of Sunflower Baptist Church, Baptist Minister and served in the U.S. Navy. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Mary (Ross) Loper; four brothers, Herschel Loper, Terrell Loper, Wenson Loper and Jeff Loper; sister, Maxine Parker.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Carol Ladner Loper of Perkinston; three children, Steven Loper and his wife Shannon of Parsons, Tennessee, Pam Nelson and her husband Daniel of Tylertown, Mississippi and Shelton Loper and his wife Misty of Biloxi, Mississippi; five grandchildren, Jordan and Daulton Loper, Macey, Anna and Joseph Nelson; three sisters, Mary Parker of Zion, Illinois, Charline Smith of Picayune, Mississippi and Myrna Rouse of Perkinston and one brother, Lamar Loper of Perkinston, Mississippi.

Services will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 11, 2013 at Sunflower Baptist Church with burial to follow in Sunflower Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5:00 p.m. until Sunday, November 10, 2013 at Sunflower Baptist Church. Moore Funeral Home in Wiggins is in charge of the arrangements. You may sign the online register at



Published in the Hattiesburg American on Nov. 10, 2013
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