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“How fortunate you are to have experienced Mrs. Ann as a relative and we are to have experienced her as a friend. She lived life well and can now rest...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Wayne Alexander - Andrews, SC

“Martin, Sambo and Families: I never had the privilege of knowing Mrs. Harper except through her family members that I have known for a long time;...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Charlie Luquire - Pawleys Island, SC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with our many cousins. We are thinking about you all today. Love, Zac, Marie and Aiden ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Marie Harper Judkins - NC

“The memories that you have of Mrs. Ann, may they carry throught this time of sorrow. The short time I had with her, she was a Grand Lady. ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Vernell Dickerson-Washington - SC

“So sorry to hear of Ann's passing, but I want you all to know that she was one of those amazingly ebullient people who serves as a character from...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Brian Howle - SC

“Dear Harper Family, I have so many wonderful memories of Ann at all the Harper gatherings of years gone by. She was so full of life and vitality. ...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Donna Bailey - Rock Hill, SC

“May God be with all of the family. Your mom such a dear sweet lady and will be remembered for all the wonderful things she did. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: JaneAndrews Burkette - Georgetown, SC

8 of 12 | Posted by: michael morris - pawleys island, SC

“Martin and Linda Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I know you have such wonderful memories of "Miss Ann". Sincerely, Mona...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Mona Floyd - Georgetown, SC

“Martin and Linda, Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time. I will cherish many fond...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Harriette Davis - SC

“We send our thoughts and prayers for our cousins comfort. Know that your mother touched our lives as well as yours. We share your sorrow and...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: John Harper - West Point, VA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with each of our cousins and their families. Aunt Ann was a very special gift to our family and loved by all. I know...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Nora Kopacki - Poquoson, VA

Andrews: Ann Asendorf Harper, 91, widow of Samuel Montgomery Harper, and beloved mother of seven passed away Sunday, February 3, 2013. Ann was born July 20, 1921, in Savannah, Ga., daughter of John Martin and Virginia Elizabeth Smith. She was a life-long Catholic and a member of St. Mary, Our Lady of Ransom Catholic Church in Georgetown. Ann was a homemaker extraordinaire, known for her caramel and jelly cakes. She provided a dish or cake for numerous events in Andrews. She was an avid Clemson fan loving nothing better than providing a tailgate and having all of her family and friends around her. She is survived by her daughters, Elizabeth Sanders and husband David of Florence, and Clara Sneed of Florida; three sons, Samuel John Harper and his wife Karin, David McQueen Harper and wife Tina of Andrews, and Martin Montgomery Harper and wife Linda of Georgetown; and her daughter-in-law Marsha Harper of Greenville. She is also survived by: five granddaughters, Kathryn "Kayce" and husband Donald of Greenville, Lindsay Moore and husband Chris of Georgetown, Carrie Ann Sneed of Florida, and Tracy and Claire Harper of Andrews; nine grandsons, Samuel Stephen Harper and wife Lori of Andrews, Philip A. Harper and wife Maggie of Kingstree, Harper Sneed and wife Lenae, Francis Sneed and wife Julie of Atlanta, Ga., Miller Harper and wife Shipley of Mt. Pleasant, Andrew Harper of Charleston, Penn Sanders and wife Christy of Greenville, McIver Sanders of Florence, and Samuel Sanders of Clemson; and 18 great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband of 59 years, she was preceded in death by: two sons, Walter James and Donald Asendorf Harper; and one sister, Betty Ann Anderson. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 5, 2013, from six until eight o'clock at the Andrews Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home. A funeral mass will be held at St. Mary, Our Lady of Ransom Catholic Church at eleven o'clock Wednesday morning, February 6, 2013, followed by interment in Andrews Memorial Cemetery. Sign a guestbook at: www.mayerfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorials be send to: St. Mary's Altar Society, 317 Broad St., Georgetown, S.C. 29440, or to the Samuel P., Samuel M., and Donald A. Harper Scholarship, G01 Sikes Hall, Clemson University, Clemson, S.C. 29634.

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