October 26, 2020 ~ July 8, 2021

Born in: Glasgow, KY
Resided in: Edmonton, KY

Little Miss Summer Rayne Gwen Harper, infant daughter of Justin and Julia Kaylan Harper gained her angel wings Thursday, July 8, 2021 in Edmonton. Summer was eight months of age.
Summer had a smile and glow about her little face that would cause everyone to stop, look and enjoy the innocence of a baby. She easily could have been the Gerber Baby.
Besides her parents she is survived by her grandmother and caregiver Carla Lee of Edmonton. Grandparents, Marty and Shannon Harper of Edmonton. Adopted grandfather Wayne (Poppy) Poynter of Knob Lick. Grandfather Jolane Poynter of Edmonton. Two great grandmothers. Sally Vincent and Pat Poynter both of Edmonton. A brother Oakley Harperand two sisters. Hannah and Addison Parrish. Aunts and uncles. Shianne Lee (Billy Troutt, Jr.), Elizabeth Harper (Sarahjo), Cassie Poynter, Ethan Lee (Misti Davis), Travis Poynter, Issac Poynterand Brayden Houchens.
Graveside services for Summer will be held 2:00 PM, Monday at the home of her grandmother Carla Lee on the Old Glasgow Rd. There she will be laid to rest. Visitation will be after 11:00 AM Monday until service time.
Butler Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted to the care of Little Miss Summer. Please share your messages of condolence with the family at

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  1. Prayers for y’all she was the cutest baby and always had a smile on her face she sure will be missed

  2. I understand you grief I am just a phone call away!! May you all have comfort and peace within the years to come…….

  3. Kaylan and Justin, you guys have been in our prayers, I can’t imagine the pain your going through. She loved her Mommy and Daddy and her siblings, we just gave to put faith in God and trust that he knows why this had to happen. Well continue to pray for you guys in the coming weeks and months. We love you all, hold your heads up and if you need anything Well do anything we can to help you 💔.

  4. Ashley Rhinehart Taylor
    Glasgow KY 42141
    I love you Sunmer Rayne Harper!
    Kay, it’s Ash.. if you or Justin need anything at all.. I’m here for you at anytime.

    • Carla, I am so sorry to hear of your granddaughters passing. This is so heartbreaking. I can’t even begin to imagine the pain you and her parent’s are going through. Even though we question why things like this happen, we always have to trust in God and know he has a better plan for all of us. You will see your little angel again one day. If you need anything you can always contact me. I’m here to lend an ear, helping hand, or whatever you might need to help you through your journey to finding peace and comfort. Sending lots of love and hugs your way.

  5. Dawn McIntyre
    Laura McIntyre
    Courtney Acree
    Caedin Acree
    William Overhause
    Sallie Vincent
    Teresa Combs
    Chris McIntyre
    Robert Vincent

  6. I’m so sorry for your loss 😢. She is a beautiful baby girl. My thoughts and prayers 🙏 😞. Are with the family there this hard time.

  7. The Parrish’s

    Praying for you and your family during this difficult time🙏🏻

  8. Sorry for your loss.I cannot imagine the pain your going through.Sweet little Summer gained her wings.Fly high baby girl.Rest in Paradise.

  9. My condolences. So sorry for your loss. My heart aches for you all. May God be with you and comfort you.

  10. Prayers for you Kaylan and Justin and y’all’s family. I’m so so so sorry for your loss. Fly high baby girl🙏🙏

  11. So sorry for your loss. She was a precious angel so beautiful full of hapiness. Her smile could make anyone happh and smile .

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