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Fredia Harper Cole, Age 77, of Pierce City, Mo., died on Sunday, April 3, 2011, at Christian Health Care of Republic in Republic, Mo.
Fredia was born in Ava, Mo., on June 12, 1933, the daughter of Irvin and Lottie Harper of Ava, Mo.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Homer Cole, and two sons, Richard Crow and Lawrence Crow; also two brothers, Wilburn Harper and Eldon Harper, both of Ava, Mo.
She is survived by five children: Brenda S. Mick of Liberty, Texas, Ronnie Crow of Pierce City, Mo., Bobby Crow of Pevitt, Ark., Ewentha Thomas of Muskogee, Okla., and Edwina Rice of Okay, Okla. Also surviving are two sisters, Joyce Rust and Goldie Scott, both of Ava, Mo., and three brothers, Bill Harper and Wayne Harper, both of Ava, Mo., and Donald Harper of Anamosa, Iowa; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Burial was at VanBuren Cemetery in Wentworth, Mo.