Mrs. Harper died of natural causes at 4:25 a.m. Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at her residence.
She was born January 21, 1965 in Cadiz to Vance and Freda McKinney Oakley of Cadiz. She was a member of Ponderosa Baptist Church and had worked as a nurse at Western State Hospital for several years.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Rusty Bridges.
Survivors include her husband, Nacy Harper of Cadiz; parents Vance and Freda McKinney Oakley of Cadiz; one sister Libby Ladd (and husband Roger) of Cadiz; mother-in-law Reva Harper of Cadiz; one- step daughter, Megan Harper of Cadiz; one nephew, Josh Holley (and wife Sara) of Cadiz; special girls, Adyson Holley, Hannah and Hayley Sowell; and companion Bandit.
Pallbearers were Joshua Holley, Michael Hyde, Mark Sowell, Danny Stewart, Stacey Woods and Jonathan Stewart. Honorary pallbearers were Scotty Yewell, Mike Joiner, Matt Joiner, Thomas Futrell, Mathew Phillips and Larry Smith.
Music was provided by Carolyn Stallons, Suzi Henry, Tommy Dunn, Hugh Dunn, vocalist and Carolyn Stallons, pianist.