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Joanie Harper
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Birth: Nov. 14, 1963
Death: Jul. 8, 2003
Kern County
California, USA

Joanie Harper was an outstanding and loving mother to her children, son Marques, daughter Lyndsey, and new baby Marshall, and a wonderful daughter to her mother Earnestine Harper. Earlier on the day of her death, Joanie Harper went to church with her mother and children to show off baby Marshall.

Joanie was a former Bakersfield High School basketball star. She had worked as a campus supervisor for the Bakersfield City School District since 1994. She was responsible for campus security and safety but also worked with students and community groups.

All five were victims of mass murder committed by Joanie's estranged husband, and the children's father, Vincent Brothers, who was convicted of murder and sentenced to death.

The family members were murdered on Sunday, July 6, 2003, and were found by a family friend on July 8, 2003.
Family links: 
  Earnestine Harper (1933 - 2003)
  Marques Juwan Harper (1998 - 2003)*
  Lyndsey Michelle Harper (2000 - 2003)*
  Marshall James Harper (2003 - 2003)*
*Calculated relationship
Hillcrest Memorial Park
Kern County
California, USA
Maintained by: DogMama08
Originally Created by: Belva
Record added: Aug 09, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7747684
Joanie Harper
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Joanie Harper
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Joanie Harper
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Away from he darkness in the world. Hope you have found peace 💜💟💚💛
- Lorna Hogg
 Added: Sep. 2, 2016

- Barbara
 Added: Apr. 6, 2016
RIP Sweet lady and your children.
- Daughter
 Added: Apr. 1, 2016
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