116 South Street P.O. Box 165 Chardon, OH 44024

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Solomon Ellsworth Harper Sr.

February 15, 1940 - October 23, 2017

Solomon Ellsworth Harper, Sr., Age 77, of Chardon, OH, died on Monday, October 23, 2017 at his daughter’s home in Seven Hills, OH. He was born on February 15, 1940, in Hacker Valley, WV, to Noah and Flora Jane (Nee: Williams), and married Jacqueline Tina Brown at the Painesville Baptist Church on August 9, 1961. Solo…read more

Solomon Ellsworth Harper, Sr., Age 77, of Chardon, OH, died on Monday, October 23, 2017 at his daughter’s home in Seven Hills, OH. He was born on February 15, 1940, in Hacker Valley, WV, to Noah and Flora Jane (Nee: Williams), and married Jacqueline Tina Brown at the Painesville Baptist Church on August 9, 1961. Solomon had lived in Chardon area since 1954, before moving to Seven Hills. He had worked for Spear Motor Sales for 28 years, then for Junction Auto Sales, retiring in September of 2010. He enjoyed gardening, hunting deer, turkey and squirrel, was a life member of the NRA and a longtime member of the Willo-Hill Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Jacqueline of Seven Hills, OH; daughters, Donna (Gary) Reeder of Guyton, GA, Elizabeth “Libby” Harper of Seven Hills, OH, and Rebecca “Becky” (James) Doty of Hambden Twp., OH; son, Solomon (Deena) Harper Jr. of Hambden Twp., OH; 9 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren; sister, Kathrean Harper of Fairport Harbor, OH. He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son, 3 brothers and 9 sisters.
Visitation is Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. with the Funeral Services on Thursday, October 26, 11:00 a.m. at the Burr Funeral Home, 116 South St., Chardon. Interment in Hambden Twp. Cemetery. Information and condolences online at www.burrservice.com.

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Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Time: 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Burr Funeral Home

Address:

116 South Street
Chardon, OH 44024

Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Burr Funeral Home

Address:

116 South Street
Chardon, OH 44024

Service Information

Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017

Time: 11:00 am

Burr Funeral Home

Address:

116 South Street
Chardon, OH 44024

Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017

Hambden Township Cemetery

Address:

9891 Old State Road (St. Rt. 608)
Hambden Township, OH
 
 

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