January 18, 1936 - July 9, 2021
Burial Date: July 13, 2021
Marvin Russell Harper, 85, of Madison Heights, passed away Friday, July 9, 2021 at Forest Health and Rehab Center. He was the husband of Ida Mae “Polly” Hamlett Harper.
Mr. Harper was born in Campbell County, January 18, 1936, son of the late Willie Russell Harper and Lucy Mildred Clark Harper. He was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Madison Heights, a U. S. Army veteran, and was retired from the Campbell County School System.
In addition to his wife, he survived by a daughter, Carol Sue Harper of Evington; two sisters, Shirley Ann Villeneuve (Noel) of Martinsburg, W.Va, Mildred Holmes Hammock (Sherman) of Brookneal; one brother, Edward Lee Harper (Carla) of Brookneal; a number of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by a brother, William Clayton Harper,
A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. July 13, 2021 at Henderson Funeral Home Chapel with interment at the Hamlett Family Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 12, 2021 at Henderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Brookneal and at the residence other times.