Mary Evelyn Luper
Mary Evelyn Luper
  • October 20, 1926 - June 21, 2017
  • Hemphill, Texas

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Mrs. Mary Evelyn Luper, age 90, of Sabine County, Texas, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at her residence in the Pendleton Harbor Subdivision on Toledo Bend.

She was was born October 20, 1926, in Barham, Louisiana, to parents Norman and Reba McInnis. She was a retired civil service worker.

A funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, July 1, 2017, at Pendleton Assembly of God Church, 14152 Texas Highway in Many, Louisiana. The service will be officiated by Bro. Daniel Davis. Burial of cremated remains will be held at a later date at Resthaven Gardens of Memory in Wichita, Kansas.

Mary Luper was a wonderful wife and the best mother. She was thoughtful, loving, and kind. She was beautiful in every way. She loved Jesus most of all and always looked forward to being in His arms. Now she is exactly where she wanted to be: she is finally home for good.

Mrs. Luper was preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years, Andy W. Luper; sister, Tincy Sellers; and brother, Bobby McInnis.

She is survived by her daughter, Melisa Skaggs; son, Michael Luper and wife Paula; sister, Betty Sue Creed; granddaughters, Eli Sheva Yfat Wiggleton and husband Michael, Brittany Nichole Skaggs, and Shawna Luper; grandsons, Andrew James Luper and wife Amanda, Thomas Luper, Joe Luper, and Chris Luper; and several great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Directors, located at 5400 North Street in Nacogdoches, Texas.