Doris Dean Harper, 87, of Benton passed away Monday, July 15, 2013. She was born July 12, 1926 in Saline County. Doris was a homemaker and a member of Bethel Missionary Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Onie Raper, husband, Warren Harper, four brothers and one sister.
She is survived by son and daughter-in law, David Presley Harper and wife Roseanne of Benton; daughter and son-in-law, Deborah Melton and husband Greg of Benton; brother, J. T. Raper, Benton; grandchildren, Erica Harper, Corey Melton, and Zachary Melton.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Thursday, July 18 at Bethel Missionary Baptist Church with burial at Pine Crest Cemetery. Ministers will be Bro. Jerry Kyle and Bro. Carl Higgs.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, July 17 at Ashby Funeral Home.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com 
Family Comments:The family wishes to thank all the caregivers at Alcoa Pins for all their love and care and support.