Thomas C. "Tommy" Harper Jr., 53 of 2712 Webb Street, Greenville, NC peacefully departed this earthly life on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at Pitt County Memorial Hospital. A service of celebration and remembrance will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 12:00 noon at Holy Trinity United Holy Church. Interment will follow in Homestead Memorial Gardens. He was born in Bridgeport, CT and graduated from Central High School in 1976. He was a member of True Pentecostal United Holy Church where he served as the choir director. After relocating with his family to Greenville, NC in 2002, he frequently attended several churches in the Pitt County area. Surviving are his mother, Omah Faye Scott of the home; sister, Bettina Harper of the home; brother, Keith Harper of Bridgeport, CT. Visitation for the public will be held on Friday from 2-7 pm at Don Brown Funeral Home and one hour prior to the funeral service at the church.