Margaret L. Harp
Margaret L. Harp, 82 years of age, of Fort Smith, Arkansas passed away Monday, April 11, 2011 at a local nursing home. She was born on February 14, 1929 in Houston, Texas to Paul and Martha Danforth. She attended the University of Texas and was a member of Delta Delta Delta Sorority. She returned to school and in 1986 received a Degree in Rehabilitation Science from Arkansas Tech University in 1986 and a Masters in Rehabilitation Science from Arkansas State University in 1988.
She became an alcohol rehabilitation counselor and later taught rehabilitation science at Arkansas Tech University. She is survived by three sons, David K. Harp and wife Sonya Howard of Fort Smith, Arkansas; Kenneth M. Harp of Jessieville, Arkansas; and James M. Harp of Dallas, Texas; one brother, Paul Danforth and wife, Ann of Hideaway, Texas; five grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Cremation is under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home and a Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, April 14, 2011, at Edwards Funeral Home Chapel. Memorials may be made to Next Step Day Room, PO Box 3418, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72902-3418. To place online tributes visit www.edwardsfuneralhome.com.