“To stay in the hearts we depart behind is not to die.” – Thomas Campbell
BRADLEY HARPER, 86, of Charleston WV was reunited with his loving spouse Nora Saturday, July 31, 2021 soon after passing absent in his dwelling surrounded by family. Bradley was born Oct 7, 1934 to Fred and Faye Harper and was the oldest of 5 brothers. He is preceded in dying by his spouse, Nora Jane Harper mother and father Fred Harper and Faye Harper brothers Elwood Harper, Boyd Harper and Melvin Harper.
Bradley was retired from the standard design industry and worked tough to develop his organization, Bradley Harper and Sons Typical Contracting. He appreciated being a small business owner, finding his guitar, singing and spending time with his relatives. Many moments, the household would occur to visit and be greeted by a grin and the twinkle in his blue eyes when he would be singing one particular of many previous state songs like Wildwood Flower and Hank Williams Sr music.
Bradley was a Christian and held quite a few titles in his lifetime these as husband, father, son, brother, grandfather and good-grandfather (Papaw to all of the youngsters) and uncle. He beloved his relatives and will be missed by all. Bradley and Nora both savored time put in with loved ones and they are survived by a very long legacy of love as demonstrated by the family members customers below. Rest simple Father / Papaw Harper we know that you and Mother are celebrating your reunion in Heaven.
Bradley is survived by his young children son, Randy Harper of Charleston son, Ronnie Harper (wife Cindi) of South Charleston daughter, Linda Hudnall (husband Monty) of Charleston son, Danny Harper (wife Nikki) of Charleston. Grandchildren, Joseph Harper of Eufaula Okay, Ronnie Harper (spouse Shawna) of St. Albans, Jacob Harper of South Charleston, Zackery Hudnall (wife Michelle) of Charleston, Matthew Harper (spouse Tamara) of Pinch, Rachael Harper of South Charleston, Danny Harper of Charleston, Courtney Hudnall (fianc Paul Pullen) of Charleston, Lexi Harper of Charleston and Miranda Harper of Charleston. Great-grandchildren Anna Harper, Emily Harper, Olivia Harper, Mia Harper, Religion Smith, Austin Harper, Remington Harper, Connor Harper, Brently Pullen and Joby Harper. Brother, Stonewall Harper of Goldtown and a host of nieces and nephews.
Assistance will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, August 4, at Hafer Funeral Residence with Pastor Mike Very long officiating. Burial will be at Elk Hills Memorial Park, Massive Chimney.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, August 3, at the funeral house.
Preparations are in the care of Hafer Funeral House, 50 North Pinch Road, Elkview.