Imogene Courtney

Imogene Harper Courtney, age 86, of Pine Bluff, died Monday, May 6, 2013.

She was born May 2, 1927 at Kedron (Cleveland County), a daughter of the late Hill Harper and Ada Hobson Harper, and graduated from Rison High School.

For a number of years, she worked as a secretary for International Paper Company and the Cotton Belt Railroad.

For many years, Mrs. Courtney was an active member of Salem Missionary Baptist Church, and was a member of the Gloryland Singers. She loved children and gave piano lessons in her home.

Predeceasing her are her husband, Calvin Courtney: and her brothers, Hughey Harper, Harland Harper. Havis Harper, and Herbert Harper.

Survivors include a sister, Juanita Harper Calhoun (Joe) of White Hall; along with many nieces and nephews who loved her dearly.

Visitation will be Wednesday, 1:00 p.m. at Fuller Hale-South Chapel, followed by the funeral service at 2:00 p.m. with Brother Howard Loestcher officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Zion Cemetery at Kedron.

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