Tony Eugene Harper, age 78, of Mena, died Friday, March 9, 2018 his home. He was born on Monday, September 11, 1939 to Leaburn Albert and Bula Lou Perkins Harper in Circle Back, Texas.
Tony served his county in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict and was honorably discharged. Tony loved his family and spending time with them, especially his grandchildren. He worked over 30 years for Heat and Frost Insulators in Dallas, Texas with Local 21. Tony loved woodworking, throwing darts, playing dominoes and setting around the house with his favorite dog, Susie Q. Tony was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and a great friend who will be missed by all who knew him.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Gary Harper.
Tony is survived by his wife of 53 years, Carol Harper of Mena; her son and daughter in law, John and Mary Harper of Cove; his brother, Frank Harper of Texas; his sister, Barbara O’Brien of Tyler, Texas; four grandchildren, Shalynn Lamb of Fort Worth, Texas, Mariah Harper, Malachi Harper and Bethany Harper of Cove; two great grandchildren, Rylan Lamb and Cashden Lamb of Fort Worth, Texas; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
Graveside services will be Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. at the Whole Council Church of God Cemetery with Brother Robby Smalley officiating. No visitation is planned. Arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Familyt Funeral Home in Mena.
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