- November 22, 1928 - May 22, 2009
- Pass Christian, Mississippi
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“Mimi & Laine - Although I did not know your father, it is clear to me that he must have been a wonderful man, having raised such genuinely kind...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Jamie Amdal Hughes - New Orleans, LA
“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of "Big Grady". He has touched so many lives and will be well remembered.
3 of 5 | Posted by: Todd & Debbie Tunstall - LA
“mimi and laine, you have my deepest sympathy during this very sad time. may god continue to pour his blessings upon you and your family.
4 of 5 | Posted by: Nell morris - neworleans, LA
“We'll miss you, Grady.
5 of 5 | Posted by: Forrest Rau - Metairie, LA
H. Grady Harper of Pass Christian, Mississippi passed away on Friday, May 22, 2009, at the age of 80. He was born November 22, 1928, in Swainsboro, Georgia to Henry G. Harper and Georgia Moring Harper. Mr. Harper lived the majority of his life in New Orleans, but resided in Pass Christian for the last eight years.
He was a graduate of the New Orleans Academy and attended Tulane University. Mr. Harper owned and operated Grady Harper, Inc. Realtors for over 30 years. He was a past President and board member of the Jefferson Board of Realtors, a member of the Boston Club, Stratford Club and the Pass Christian Yacht Club.
Mr. Harper is survived by his wife of over 55 years, Pamela DePass Harper; his three children Laine Butler Harper, Miriam DePass Harper and husband Peter M. Kahle, and H. Grady Harper, III and wife Ann S. Harper. He is also survived by his beloved grandchildren W. Hayden Harper and Ellie E. Harper.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Service at LAKE LAWN METAIRIE FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, June 1, 2009. Inurnment will follow at Metairie Cemetery. A Memorial Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Monday beginning at 11:30 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana, 8200 Hampson Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118, or to the charity of your choice.
To sign and view the Family Guestbook, please visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com.