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“My thoughts and prayers are with all the family. Yvonne Tillman ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Yvonne Tillman - Calypso, NC

“I HAVE LOVED SINCE WE FIRST MET IN 2005 AND ENJOYED BEING YOUR SON-IN-LAW. I WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER YOU FONDLY/ JOHN EDWARDS ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: JOHN L. Edwards - Goldsboro, NC

“I HAVE LOVED SINCE WE FIRST MET IN 2005 AND ENJOYED BEING YOUR SON-IN-LAW. I WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER YOU FONDLY/ JOHN EDWARDS ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: JOHN L. Edwards - Goldsboro, NC

“Our thoughts, prayers, and love are with you during this time of loss. May the precious memories of your mother and the peace of the Holy Ghost fill...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: James and Raylene Tyner - NC

“Our prayers are with you all ! We love you Mrs. Margaret and appreciate your friendship! ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Jeff Dail - Calypso, NC - friend

“Mrs.Gene and family we are thinking of you at this time.May god bless you and help you.We love you all.Our prayers are with you. Laneand Renee ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Renee and Lane Sutton - NC

“To the family, May God be with each of you as you celebrate the life of your mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. "Sister" as I recall...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Phyllis Melton - Dry Prong, LA

“Mom, Jean and Ricky and Family, MaMa will be missed very much. She loved her family dearly and wanted the best for each of us. She and Bill...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Jill Edwards, Anthony Edwards, Carey & Angel (Edwards) Plemons - TX

“Praying for the famlly! Ms. Margaret will be greatly missed!! Love, Robin & Lance Hall ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Robin & Lance


Margaret Vernon Jackson Harper, 94,of Mount Oliv, passed away early Saturday morning, January 12, while a patient at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 14, at Tyndall Funeral Home with Pastors Jeff Dail and Doug Bartlett officiating, followed by visitation. Burial will be Tuesday, January 15, at 10:30 a.m. in Maplewood Cemetery. Friends and family are also being received at the Jean Letchworth residence, 127 Dale Road, Mount Olive.

Mrs. Harper was a member of Mount Olive First Pentecostal Holiness Church. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Nathan Jackson and Curtis Harper; her parents, Lee and Lettie Jones Vernon; two grandsons, Richard Jackson and Billy Edwards; and three brothers, Ben, Paul,and Jay Vernon.

Her survivors include two daughters, Shirley J. Edwards and husband, John, of Grantham, and Jean J. Letchworth of Mount Olive; a son, George R. "Ricky" Jackson and wife, Sheila, of Warsaw; a sister, Doris Tharp of Richlands; four grandchildren, Steve Edwards, Debra Miller and husband, Fred, David Letchworth and wife, Anne, and David Alan Jackson and wife, Brandy; 13 great-grandchildren; and 9 great great grandchildren.

Flowers are welcome, or memorial gifts may be made to Women's Ministries, Mount Olive First P.H.Church, c/o Media' Lee, 1012 N.Church Street, Mount Olive, NC 28365.
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