Emma Harper Obituary, Death – Saying goodbye to a beloved family member is never easy. On September 1, 2023, Emma Lou Harper of Newport, Tennessee, departed this world at the age of 84. As we remember her life, let’s celebrate the memories she created and the love she shared.
Emma Lou was born to Leonard and Tina Sutton and grew up alongside her siblings. Her family meant the world to her, and her passing leaves behind a deep void. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Bobby R. Harper, her sons Matthew and Lenny Harper, her son-in-law Everette Baxter, and several family members.
Emma Lou’s legacy lives on through her children, Robert D. Harper and Linda K. Baxter, and her surviving siblings: J. L. Sutton, Billy D. Sutton, Stanley Sutton, Betty Wines, Reva Ramsey, and Eunavee Grooms. She was not just a mother, sister, and friend, but a cherished member of her community.
In times like these, when we face the loss of someone dear, it’s essential to come together as a community to offer support and comfort. The family has requested that, in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to assist with funeral expenses. These acts of kindness can help ease the burden during this difficult period.
As we mourn Emma Lou Harper’s passing, we also celebrate the life she lived and the love she shared. May her memory be a source of strength and inspiration to us all.
Our deepest condolences go out to her family and friends during this time of sorrow. Emma Lou’s legacy of love will forever echo in our hearts.
Rest in peace, dear Emma Lou Harper.