V.T. Harper, 87, of Fairbanks, Alaska, died Monday, Oct. 26, 2015, in Anchorage Alaska.
Mr. Harper was born July 5, 1928, in Atlanta. He was an equipment operator and a member of St. John Missionary Baptist Church, Fairbanks.
Survivors include three sons, Edward J. Harper of Ontario, Canada, Herbert Harper of Bivins, Texas, and Franklin Harper of Atlanta; one godson, Eddie R. Banks of Columbus, Ohio; 19 grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Bible Deliverance Church, Queen City, Texas, with Elder William C. Webster Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Shiloh Cemetery under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home.
The body may be viewed noon to 5 p.m. today with visitation 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.