Originally created 11/20/00

Mr. Leroy Harper Sr.



AIKEN - Mr. Leroy Harper Sr., 81, of Hampton Avenue Northwest, died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2000, at Mattie C. Hall Health Care Center.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Jacksonville Missionary Baptist Church, Breezy Hill, with the Rev. Robert Myers officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Harper, a native of Edgefield County, was an Army veteran and had retired as a truck driver. He was a member of Jacksonville Missionary Baptist Church.

Survivors include three sons, Leroy Harper Jr., Castle Heyn, N.C., and John Fridie Jr. and Larry E. Fridie, both of Aiken; two brothers, Carl Harper, Aiken, and Daniel Harper, Maryland; four sisters, Julia Hooper, St. Albany, N.Y., Vermell Parish and Lucille Greenwood, both of Philadelphia, and Maggie Jo Jefferson, Columbia; and eight grandchildren.

Friends may call at the residence.

G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 19, 2000