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“Derrell, you will be remembered always by those of us who grew up with you. From first grade into adulthood, yours is a colorful thread that runs...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: jean jordan bolin

“Our prayers and thoughts are with all of you. ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: The Alcock Girls (Donnie,Barbara , and Kathryn

“Hi Leah and family,All of us at Saince Transcription Services sends you our sincerest sympathy and condolences for the loss of your husband, father,...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Dondi Jones - Alplharetta, GA

“Mr. and Mrs. Harper, Randy and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. May the memories you all made help comfort you in the days to come. My...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Mamie Hickox Holland

“Mr .and Mrs . Harper , on behalf of my mother , Betty Sue Martin Stephens . We are sorry to here about the home going of y'all 's son . I want you...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: John L Stephens , Jr

“Leah - So sorry to learn of your loss. My prayers are with you. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Johnny Morrison

Mr. William Derrell Harper, 61, died Sunday morning (January 8, 2017) at his residence. A Waycross native, Mr. Harper retired from the United States Air Force as Staff Sargeant in 1996. Survivors include his wife, Leah Doris Allen Harper of Valdosta; three children, Doris Gill (Clay) of Glennville, Matt Harper (Tiffany) of Leesburg, and Lorrie "Dolly" Milligan (Clayton) of Valdosta; 13 grandchildren, Rance, Eli and Callie Gill; Payton, Brady, Cruz and Steele Harper; Ty, Anna, Summer, Heidi, Cade and Piper Milligan; his parents, William Q. Harper and Betty Ruth Driggers Harper of Waycross; one brother, Randy Harper (April) of Waycross; and several nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Tuesday (January 10, 2017) at Williams Chapel Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends 2 until 3 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Music Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com.

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