Donnie Harper, 71, of Wilmar, died August 8, 2014 at his home.

He was a United States Army Veteran, a member of Trinity New Beginnings Church of God, a life long truck driver and he loved to fish.

Mr. Harper was born October 9, 1942 at Willow, Ark. and was the son of the late Herman Clyde Harper and Ida Ella Sevier Harper.

Survivors include a son, Jimmy Don Harper and spouse Melissa of Warren; a daughter, Tricia Carpenter of Tilly; a brother Richard E. Harper of Fordyce; a sister Tracy Lynn Harper, Watseka, Ill.; five grandchildren Steven Harper, Amber Carpenter Knight, Stanley Heath Carpenter, Desha Ayres, Lacey Price and Brian Oelsen; nine great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and a special friend, Becky Boyd and husband Randy of Monticello.

Funeral services will be held August 12 at 10 a.m. at Frazer’s Funeral Home in Warren. Burial will be at Stoney Point Cemetery. Visitation is at the funeral home on August 12 at 9 a.m. until service.