Clifton Lee Harper

Published 4:56 pm Tuesday, February 3, 2015



Graveside Funeral Services for Clifton Lee Harper, age 65 of Carriere, MS, who passed away Monday, February 2, 2015, will be held Friday, February 6, 2015, at 2:00 pm at New Palestine Cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday, February 6, 2015 from 12:00 pm until 2:00 pm at McDonald Funeral Home. 

Burial will be in New Palestine Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.

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Bro. Dan Pullens will officiate the service.

He was born in Graham, TX, he was a retired Electronic Technician for National Marine Fisheries/NOAA and a member and deacon of New Testament Baptist Church. Cliff’s joy was his family first.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd Lee Harper and Opal Ophelia Hyden Harper: his sister, Sharon Gayle Harper, and his second wife, Martha Harper.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia Zenefski Harper; his children, Jason (Jennifer) Harper, Matthew Lee Harper, Andrew Allen (Cynthia) Harper, Rebecca Anne (Jeremy) Harper, Pierre’ (Dana) Abshire, Karlan (Nina) Abshire, and Danny Burkett; and his grandchildren, Victoria, Amber, Jasmine, Isaac, Dani, Evan, Tabitha, Amelia, Katlynn, Tristin, Aubrey, Charlee, Junior, and Shay Pierre’.

Obituary, register book, and driving directions can be found on the internet page, at