September 11, 1958 - September 24, 2017

Gloria Mae Graves Harper, 59, of Medford, Oregon passed away September 24, 2017 in Reno, Nevada after a long battle with diabetes. She was born September 11, 1958 to Anita and Tommy Graves in Medford, Ore.  

Gloria graduated from Medford Senior High in 1976. After graduating she attended beauty school and was a beautician for many years. Gloria’s hobbies included bowling, fishing, camping, playing cards, gambling, and spending time with family and friends. Gloria will always be remembered for her big heart and unending kindness.

Gloria is survived by her sisters, Mary (Ken) Wilson and Vera (Mike) Sailors; brother, Leyne (Teresita) Chan; children, Roy (Amy) Harper, Dan (Melinda) Harper and Alan Harper; seven grandchildren; six nephews, and one niece. Gloria was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Harper; parents, Anita and Tommy Graves; brother, Jeffery Graves; and sister, Tommie Graves. 

A celebration of life will be held November 11, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at 1903 Elm Ave, Medford, OR. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider donations to the American Diabetes Association. Honor a loved one you've lost by making a donation in their memory.