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1010 S. White Street
P.O. Box 99
ATHENS, TN 37371-0099
Phone: 423-745-3013
Fax: 423-745-7733
Max Harper

Max Douglas Harper

Sunday, December 12th, 1943 - Tuesday, May 19th, 2020
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Max Douglas Harper, 76, of Athens, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at his residence.
He was a native of Georgia and was the son of the late Howard T. and Eula Lee Green Harper. He was also preceded in death by his wife Linda Flynn Harper, a sister Jewell Dean Harper, and a brother Terry Lee Harper.
He was of the Christian faith and was a Mason. He was a Union journeyman carpenter and retired from T.U. Parks Construction Company.
He is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Belinda and Dennis Howard of Athens; three sons and daughters-in-law, Max Alan and Lindsey Harper of Warner Robins, FA, Randall and Robbie Haper of Delano, and Mark and Patrella Harper of Athens; nine granddaughters, six grandsons, 19 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren; three sisters, Bobbie Joyce Harper, Fay Harper, and Glynnell Harper; two brothers, Lewis R. Harper and James Taft Harper; and a special friend, Clara Mae Robinson.
A graveside service will be conducted, 11:00 am, Saturday, May 23rd at McMinn Memory Gardens with Minister Richard White officiating. The family will receive friends Friday, May 22nd from 4:00-6:00 pm at Smith Funeral Home.
Family will serve as pallbearers.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, May 22nd, 2020 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Friday, May 22nd, 2020 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Smith Funeral & Cremation Service of Athens
    1010 S. White Street
    ATHENS, TN 37303
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  • Service

    Saturday, May 23rd, 2020 | 11:00am
    Saturday, May 23rd, 2020 11:00am
    McMinn Memory Gardens
    Old Etowah Road
    ATHENS, TN 37303
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    Graveside service only.
  • Interment

    McMinn Memory Gardens
    Old Etowah Road
    ATHENS, TN 37303
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Posted at 10:38pm
Mark and Patrella I am so sorry to here about Max I always looked forward to talking to him at the flea market . Just to let you know your in my thoughts and prays . Love you all.Steven Roberts

Aunt Carol, Rhonda, Nina, Dawn, Jami & families

Posted at 08:50am
We love you all & we share the loss of your father together with you. We are filled with the many memories of our lives together thru the years.
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With loving memories of "Max Harper", Brother-in-law to some, Uncle to Some, Beloved Family member to all of us! He will be missed. We love you.
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