|Birth: ||Jun. 7, 1888|
|Death: ||May 21, 1964|
From Earl's obituary:
Earl E. Harper,76, of Heiser Addition in Fisher IL, died at 4:05 p.m. Thursday [May 21 1964] at Burnham City Hospital, Champaign where he had been a patient 11 days.
Mr. Harper was born June 7, 1888 in Norris City, son of George and Ellen Covert. He married Mattie K. Martin in 1906 in Mt. Vernon.
He moved to Champaign County in 1921 and farmed in the Philo, Longview and Tolono areas. He was also a former employee of C. S. Johnson Co. in Champaign.
Mr. Harper was a member of the Baptist Church in Fisher.
Surviving are his wife; 4 daughters, Mrs. Floyd Fairfield, Fisher; Mrs. Theodore Nigg, Fisher; Mrs. Fred Nigg, Urbana; and Mrs. George Colwell, Westminster, CA; 2 sons, Arthur, Loda, and James, Tolono; 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Mattie K. Martin Harper (1890 - 1979)
Lucy E Nigg (1909 - 1992)*
Arthur Talmedge Harper (1911 - 1981)*
Created by: Harold G. Richards
Record added: Sep 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42123430