Christopher ‘Chris’ Nathan Wishon Harper

Mr. Christopher “Chris” Nathan Wishon Harper, 41, of Ellijay, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019.

He was born April 20, 1977, in Ellijay, to Wanda Wishon Harper, and the late Lee Roy Harper. 

He was a 1995 graduate of Gilmer High School and worked in the shipping department at Pilgrim’s Pride in Ellijay. 

He was a member of Ocoee Lodge #201 F&AM and was of the Baptist faith. 

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, from the Logan Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Eugene Davis and the Rev. Franklin Harper officiating. 

Music will be by Martha Harper. 

Interment will follow in the Mt. Pleasant (Buckhorn) Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Kelly Davis, Junior Partin, Larry Sales, Reggie Fleming, Riley Hedden, David Sales, Mark Harper, Eldridge Harper and Brandon Harper.

He is survived by mother, Wanda Wishon Harper, of Ellijay; sister and brother-in-law, Jessica and Junior Partin, of Ellijay; niece and nephew, Kaylee and Coby Partin; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Flowers are acceptable, or donations can be made to help with funeral expenses online at

Condolences can be made at

Logan Funeral Home & Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006