She was born Dec. 17, 1918 in Paulding County, the daughter of the late Edward Franklin Crowley and Effie Adair Crowley.
Mrs. Hardin had lived most of her life in Polk County. She was a homemaker, devoted wife and mother and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Luther Hardin, in 1987; a granddaughter; a sister, Esther Hunter and two brothers, Clarence Crowley and Wallace Crowley.
Survivors include sons, Hugh Hardin, Buchanan; Jerry Hardin, Cedartown and Jimmy Hardin, Aragon; a daughter, Ann Wheeler, Rockmart; a sister-in-law, Louise Hollis, Smyrna; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and a number of extended relatives.
The funeral service was held Friday, Aug. 24 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of the Alvis Miller and Son Funeral Home with the Rev. Allen Wilburn officiating.
Cindy Wheeler, granddaughter read poetry selections.
Interment followed in the family lot at Rockmart Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers were John Gandy, Jamey Kitchens, Thad Harris, Jerry Bell, Clayton Bell and Edward Boyce.
The Alvis Miller and Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.