The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


March 22, 2014

Louise Hardy

— Louise Hardy, 90, of Athens, passed away Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Athens-Limestone Hospital. She was born Feb. 29, 1924, in Limestone County, to Lewis Holmes and Sue Ella Scruggs Holmes.

The funeral was 2 p.m.Saturday at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home with Kasey Harbin and Kevin Harbin officiating. Visitation was Saturday. Burial was in Hardy Cemetery.

Mrs. Hardy was a member of the Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Herman Hardy; two sons, Wayne Hardy and Danny Lee Hardy; two daughters, Vicky Cockrell and Debra Green; a grandson, Jamie Adams; and a sister, Ella Sue Holland.

Survivors include three daughters, Joyce Harbin and husband, Crutcher, Reba Adams and husband, James, and Sherry K. Hardy; two sons, Gilbert Hardy and wife, Shirley, and Benton Hardy; 18 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Keith Harbin, Kenneth Harbin, Kim Harbin, Landon Adams, Nathaniel Adams and Chase Harbin.

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