Obituary - Oct. 26, 2016

Wesley Bert Harp, 58, of Van Buren died Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016, at a local hospital. He worked in the construction field, was a cook at Western Sizzlin Restaurant and Army veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Nancy; three daughters, Christy Harp of Van Buren, Jessica Harp of Fort Smith and Melissa Shepherd of Mulberry; two sons, Justin and Jerimiah Harp, both of Van Buren; three sisters, Kelly Terry of Great Bend, Kan., Valerie Branton of Abilene, Texas, and Lisa Ewing of Kansas; and eight grandchildren.

Funeral was Oct. 26 at Ocker Memorial Chapel. Burial with military honors was at Whitefield Cemetery in Haskell County, Okla.

Pallbearers were Justin Harp, Chris Carter, Joey Shepard, Jerry Moore, Kevin Richardson, Jessica Harp and Melissa Shepard.