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Olin Harper Jr.

November 21, 1937 ~ January 18, 2022 (age 84)

Obituary

Service for Olin Harper will be on Saturday, January 29, 2022 at 11:00 am, New Hope Baptist Church in Bremond, Texas, burial will follow at Clover Leaf Cemetery in Bremond. 

A TIME TO BE BORN: OLIN HARPER JR. WAS BORNIN NOVEMBER 21, 1937 IN BREMOND, Tx TO OLIN HARPER SR AND WILEY HARPER

A TIME TO PLANT: DURING HIS CHILDHOOD IN BREMOND HE ACCEPTED CHRIST AND WAS BAPTIZED AT NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH BY PASTOR W. C. DANIELS

A TIME TO LEARN: OLIN WAS A GRADUATE OF LOVE HIGH CLASS OF 1956. SKILLED IN BASKETBALL AND BASE BALL.

A TIME TO WORK: HE MOVED TO DALLAS, TX. WORKING IN VERIOUS HOTELS AND HIS LAST PLACE OF EMPLOYMENT WAS TEXAS MEAT PACKERS PLANT.

A TIME TO SOW: OLIN MET THE MOTHER OF FOUR OF HIS CHILDREN GUSSIE, AND BECAME FATHER TO FOUR ADDITIONAL CHILDREN.

A TIME TO DIE: THE DEATH ANGLES OF THE LORD SUMMONED OLIN FROM HIS TIME ON EARTH ON TUESDAY JANUARY 18, 2022

A TIME TO PRAISE: TODAY WE CELEBRATE AND PRAISE GOD FOR HIS LIFE AND THOSE LEFT TO REMEMBER HIS LIFE:

 

HIS CHILDREN: SONS RODNEY (MARY), OLIN HAPER 3RD. CALIFORNIA, TONY DIXON WHO PRECEEDED HIM IN DEATH. DAUGHTERS: SHARON, SHELIA ROYSTON, PATTY, BARBARA ALL OF CALIFORNIA, VIVIAN LEE OF LAS VEGAS, NV.

HIS PARENTS: OLIN HARPER SR. AND WILEY L. HARPER, ONE SISTER: LUCILLE HARPER, TWO BROTHERS, WAYMOND AND BILLY HARPER. PRECEEDED HIM IN DEATH. HIS THREE BROTHERS: ROY, AND ANTHONY HARPER SR. OF DALLAS TEXAS, JOHNNY HARPER OF LAS ANGLES, CALIF. FOUR SISTERS: ANNIE HENRY, DORIS BIRCH OF DALLAS, TEXAS MARY MILLER OF CHICAGO ILL. LINDA GOFFNEY OF SAN BERNADINA, CALIF. TWENTY TWO GRANDCHILDREN, AND TWENTY GRATE GRANDCHILDREN.  AND MANY NIECES, NEPHEWS, RELATIVES, AND FRIENDS. 

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 Service Program


Services

Visitation
Friday
January 28, 2022

12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Robertson Funeral and Cremation
338 Commerce Street
Marlin, TX 76661

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 29, 2022

11:00 AM
New Hope Baptist Church
1001 North Commerce Street
Bremond, TX 76629

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