Carrie Catherine Harper

  • Born: November 3, 1923
  • Died: January 21, 2017
  • Location: North Charleston, South Carolina

J. Henry Stuhr Northwoods Chapel

2180 Greenridge Road
North Charleston, SC 29406

Tel. (843) 572.2339

Tribute & Message From The Family


Carrie Catherine Harper, 93, of North Charleston, South Carolina, widow of James L. Harper died Saturday, January 21, 2017. Her graveside service will be held Wednesday, January 25, 2017 in the Spring Branch United Methodist Church Cemetery, 5501 Temperance Hill Road, in Marion SC at 11:00 a.m. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road.

Carrie was born November 3, 1923 in Mullins, SC the 7th of eleven children including three sets of twins, to the late Thomas Lide Turner and the late Zadie Idelle Watson Turner. She and her brother Harry were twins. Carrie was a member of Deer Park Baptist Church. She had worked at the Manhattan Shirt Factory and also as a retail sales associate.

She is survived by: son, Henry (Kay) Harper of Goose Creek, SC; two daughters-in-law, Linda Harper of Ladson, Claudette Harper of Summerville; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Sadie Mae Floyd of Dyersburg, TN.

She was preceded in death by four sons: Joseph "Joe" Harper, James "Jim" Harper, Billy Harper, Clay Harper; siblings: Laura Price, Robert Turner, twins Gertrude Campbell and Gladys Turner, Palmer Turner, her twin Harry Turner, twins Dorothy Campbell and Neely Turner, Odessa Turner; and one great-granddaughter

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Deer Park Baptist Church, 8875 University Blvd., North Charleston, SC, 29406.

Her family wishes to thank the staff at White Oak Manor for the constant loving care.