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James Harper

Henderson, Rusk County, Texas, USA
Death 6 Jan 1995 (aged 56)
Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Burial Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Plot Section G-3, Lot 149
Memorial ID 100332252 · View Source
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Syracuse Herald American (NY) - January 8, 1995

James Harper, 56, of 116 Forest Ave., Syracuse, died Friday at Crouse Irving Memorial Hospital after a long illness.

A native of Henderson, Texas, he lived in Syracuse for about 30 years. He was a member of The Greater St. John Missionary Baptist Church. He retired from New Process Gear Division of Chrysler after 15 years.

Surviving are his wife, Roberta; a son, James L. of Auburn; six step-sons, Mike Davis of Fort Dix, N.J., Cicero Davis, Marion Davis, Carl Davis, Calvin Davis and Billy W. McCray, all of Syracuse; six step-daughters, Pauline Davis, Leeandia Cobb, Helen Pickard, Jeanne Davis, Margie Crump and Darleen Starling, all of Syracuse; two sisters, Stella Mae Austin of Fort Worth, Texas, and Dorothy Louise Jones of Henderson, Texas; a brother, Milton of Fort Worth, Texas; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Garland Bros. Funeral Home, the Rev. Jimmie Smiley officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.

Calling hours are 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, 143 W. Castle St., Syracuse.






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