Paul Harding

XENIA — Paul Donald Harding age 83, Xenia went home to be with the Lord Saturday June 14th, 2014. He was born on November 24th, 1930 in Greene County Xenia Township to George and Marie Sanford Harding. He is preceded in death by his parents and siblings Elizabeth White, Jeannette Moss, George II, Ralph, Gus, Edwin, Lester, Myrtle Jamason and one daughter Johanna Stephens. He is survived by two sons Darryl (Lara) of West Carrolton, Todd of Columbus, one daughter Paula Harding of Fairborn and one step-son Anthony Miller of Dayton. He is also survived by grandchildren Ashley (Christopher) Hill, Tycia, Tyonna, Alexis, two great grandchildren Nathaniel and Nalani, brothers: Luther of Cedarville and Greenwood of Xenia, sisters Ruth (Raymond) Anderson of Xenia, Reva Smith of Xenia, Frances Freeman of Florida and a host of nieces, nephews and many cousins. He graduated from Cedarville High School, Cedarville Ohio, served in the United States Army and retired from Vernays of Yellow Springs. Paul was a devoted father, grandfather, and brother. He will be deeply missed and will remain in the hearts and thoughts of his loving family and many friends forever. Funeral services will be held 1 PM Friday June 20, 2014 at the First United Christian Church 626 N. Columbus St. Xenia, Ohio 45385. Family will receive friends Friday from 12:00 PM until the time of service at the church. Interment will follow at the Dayton National Cemetery Dayton, Ohio. Funeral arrangements are in care of McColaugh Funeral Home Inc. 826 N. Detroit St. Xenia, Ohio. Online condolences can be made at

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McColaugh Funeral Home
826 North Detroit Street Xenia, OH 45385
Published in Xenia Daily Gazette from June 17 to June 18, 2014