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Katherine Harper

October 17, 1926 — July 24, 2020

Katherine Wingfield Harper, 93, of Owensboro, passed away Friday, July 24, 2020 at the Hermitage Care & Rehabilitation Center. She was born on October 17, 1926 in Butler County to the late Gettie & Ada Wingfield. She was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. Katherine retired from the Owensboro City Schools. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Harper; two sisters, Magalene Huff and Charlotte Ellis.

Survivors include her daughters, Sherry (Bill) O'Bryan, Vickie (Tony) Fiorella, Nancy (Roger) Harper-Gardner; grandchildren, Kathy Jackson and Janie Moseley; great grandchildren; Jordyn (Al) Smith, Grace Moseley, Jacob "Jake" Cole Jackson, and Taylor Jackson; great great grandchild, Aelin Smith; sister, Juanita Neighbors and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at James H. Davis Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial will be in Rosehill Cemetery. Visitation is from 10:00 am until service time on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to; St Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St Jude PL, Memphis, TN 38105, or Macular Degeneration Association, 5969 Cattleridge Boulevard, Suite 100, Sarasota, Florida 34232.

The number of those attending the visitation or funeral shall be within current health and safety directives. Family and friends shall wear appropriate personal protective masks.

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