Vera Josephine (Beal) HarperMarch 19, 1942 ~ November 20, 2017 (age 75)
A Celebration of Life Service for Mrs. Vera Josephine Beal Harper, 75, will be held at 2 p.m., on Sunday, November 26, 2017, at Anniston Memorial Funeral Home with the Rev. Andy Lambert officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Sunday. Mrs. Harper went home to be with the Lord on Monday, November 20, 2017. Mrs. Harper is survived by her daughter, Kimberly Michelle Harper Minton and her husband Kirk; three grandchildren, Brandie Harper Roberts and her husband Lee, Kylie Danielle Minton and Cassie Thomas and her husband Matthew; she was “Nana” to Brandon, Kaylee, Mileah, Owen and Ben; one sister, Doris Smalley and her husband Edwin; one brother, Allen Beal; her niece, Kathy Goodwin and her husband Benny; and several other nieces and nephews. Mrs. Harper was preceded in death by her parents, Lee Daniel and Onzell Beal; her husband, Wendell Harper; one son, James Wendell Harper; and one grandson, Matthew “Speed“ Goodwin. Mrs. Harper was a member of the Bellsouth Pioneers and retired from Bellsouth after many years as a telephone operator.