Celesta Ann Harper, 82, of Princeton, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021, at Caldwell Medical Center.

Ann was a Production Associate for General Electric. She enjoyed canning, crocheting and candy making. Her greatest joy was spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by two daughters, Dianne (Dewight) Meeks of Princeton, Kelly Michelle (Ralph Rickard) Ward of Princeton; one son, Gregory Clark (Glenda) Harper of Caldwell County; one brother, Robert E. “Sonny” (Mary Ann Ward) Riley; six grandchildren, Kathryn A. (Kerry Underhill) McKinney, Jessica G. (Heath Ryan) Harper, Carlye Phyl (Keith Harris) Harper, Jennifer Dianne (Garrick) Sigler, Dallas Ann Ward, Willie Harper; eight great-grandchildren, Marlye Gail McKinney, Harper McKinney, Braxton Harper, Charleson Harris, Tate Sigler, Jase Sigler, Delaney Sigler, Brandon (Jessi) Sigler; two great-great-grandchildren, Jax Sigler, Jolea Sigler.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Dallas Winfield Riley and Macy Lee Babb Riley; six sisters, Mary Riley Burgus, Judith Arnella Dockerty, Naomi Riley Goodwin, Oda Annis Wojtala, Wanda Lee Sherrill, Sarah Jo Winn; one granddaughter, Carrie Michelle Meeks; one great-grandson, Jacob Haynes.

Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at Morgan’s Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 22, 2021, at Morgan’s Funeral Home with Rev. Brandon Sigler officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718 or Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Dr., Tampa, Florida 33607.

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