James E. Hardy
SPARTANBURG, SC-- Mr. James Edward Hardy, son of the late Mrs. Eula Mae Hardy, Mr. Jesse James Floyd and Mr. Virgil Hardy, was born June 13, 1947. The widower of Mrs. Geraldine Harper Hardy, he departed this life on Sunday, February 10, 2013.
He received his education at Mary H. Wright Elementary and Carver High School. He was a U.S. Army
Veteran. Mr. Hardy grew up in Mount Moriah Baptist Church and later in life, joined New Christian Faith Assembly.
Survivors include a son, James Edward Hardy Jr.; a brother, Ralph Hardy; five sisters, Mrs. Virgie Boyd, Mrs. Alice Jones and Mrs. Eloise Boyd, all of Philadelphia, PA, Ms. Paulette Robinson of N. Hollywood, CA and Rev. Carolyn Chatman of Spartanburg, SC; the extended family of his beloved wife of 22 years, the late Anna Oglesby, includes Debra Davis, Crystal Evans, David and Charles Oglesby; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation with family and friends will be held from 6 PM - 7:30 PM on Monday, February 18, 2013, at Community Mortuary, Dawkins-Smith Memorial Chapel.
Funeral services will be held at 12 PM on Tuesday, February 19, 2013, at Community Mortuary. Burial will be at M.J. "Dolly" Cooper Veterans Cemetery, Anderson, SC.
The family is receiving friends at the home of his sister, Rev. Carolyn Chatman, 313 Willow Oaks Drive.