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Walter “I.W.” Harper, age 82, of Blairsville, GA went to be with the
Tuesday, February 8, 2005 in Blairsville following a brief illness. Mr. Harper was born
Survivors include, his wife of 56 years, Eloise Ray Harper of Blairsville, GA; son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth T. and Bobby Harper of Brunswick, GA; 2 daughters and sons-in-law, Kathy Nan and Larry Roberson of Cleveland, GA and Karen Eloise and Robert Hall of Hortense, GA; sister, Iris Diehl of Warren, MI; 3 brothers, Earnest Harper of Hazelhurst, GA, Ronald Harper of Waynesville, GA and Gady Harper of Paris, TX; step-brother, Herman M. Towle of Savannah, GA; stepsister, Myrtle Drury of Brunswick, GA; 3 granddaughters, Ann Cottle of Montrose, GA, Leah Brook Harper of Brunswick, GA and Jennifer Robertson Swain of Cleveland, GA; 3 grandsons, Robert Walter Hall of Hortense, GA, Jeff Roberson of Huntsville, TX, Robert Leslie Hall of Hortense, GA; 3 great-grandchildren, Jacob Cottle, Averi Robrson and Logan Swain; many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
services were held
Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville, GA in charge of arrangements. You may send condolences to the family, view the video tribute, and sign the guest book at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.