COOLIDGE — Nedra Pauline “Polly” Harper, 84, died on Jan. 31, 2021, at her home in Coolidge.
Mrs. Harper was born on Dec. 13, 1936. She spent her early years in Hampton, Iowa, under the care of her stepfather, Leonard Deal. She married Gene Harper and they made their home in Hampton with their four children. They owned and operated Harper Paint & Decorating. She enjoyed the decorating aspect.
They then moved to Arizona, where they worked in the real estate business. She enjoyed helping at the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars in Coolidge, where she made many friends.
Surviving are three adult children, Teresa Whitten of Florence, Whitney Dixon of Thornton, Iowa, and Scott Harper of Des Moines, Iowa; 13 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband and a son, Doug.
Celebration of life later.