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EDMONTON – Paul Harvey Harper, 82, passed away Saturday, January 2, 2021, at his residence. Born November 13, 1938, in Edmonton, he was a son of the late Harvey Lee and Nora Jane (Jessie) Harper.

He was the husband of Jill Acree Harper, who survives. He was the owner of Harper Well Services and attended Belleview Church of Christ.

Survivors other than his wife include one daughter, Jan (Clay) Hunt, Monroe County; two sons, Joseph Todd Harper, Edmonton, and William Dale (Brandy) Harper, Glasgow; two stepdaughters, Susan Barton, Glasgow, and Anne (Gary) George, Edmonton; two stepsons, Cam (Shelly) Saltsman, Edmonton, and Peter (Rose) Saltsman, Sulphur Well; one sister, Betty (Larry) Cooksey, Bridgeport; one brother, Jessie (Debbie) Harper, Edmonton; seven grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 12 step-grandchildren; one step great-grandchild; and a special friend, Charley Capshaw.

Preceding him in death besides his parents, was one son, Jerry Paul Harper, and sisters, Liz White and Norma Watson.

A memorial service will be held later. McMurtrey Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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