Jeffrey Bennett Hargett (1964 - 2018)

  • "Hargett Family, We are so sorry for your loss. We were so..."
  • "I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Jeff. My heart..."
    - Kelly Lund
  • "Cathy and Allison, Jeff was taken from us much too soon and..."
  • "An incredible loss. What a great guy from a great family. ..."
    - Greg Nivens
  • "We are deeply sorry for the loss of Jeff. Our thoughts and..."
    - Ann Gugle

Jeffrey Bennett Hargett, 53, of Charlotte, NC passed away peacefully at home on the morning of Saturday, May 19th, 2018. Jeff was born October 5th, 1964, one of three sons to Joan and Dannie Hargett. He met his wife, Cathy Hargett, in 1984 while attending UNC Chapel Hill and later received his Juris Doctor from the same university. In his professional life he worked as an attorney in Charlotte for 28 years while raising his daughter, Allison. Jeff's patience, kindness, loyalty, and integrity will be missed by his friends and family. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Cathy Hargett; his daughter Allison Hargett; his parents Joan and Dannie Hargett; his brothers Doug and Mike Hargett; his beloved in-laws and nephews; and many cherished friends. The family would also like to thank the doctors and nurses who helped him though this difficult time. A service in Jeff's memory will be held for friends and family in the Historic Morehead St. Chapel of Ellington Funeral Service at 1:00PM on Thursday, May 24 , 2018 with a reception to follow at the funeral home. Notes of encouragement and condolences may be made to the family by visiting

Memorials may be made in remembrance of Jeff to the National Brain Tumor Society ( or the Humane Society of Charlotte (


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Charlotte, NC 28202
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Published in Charlotte Observer on May 21, 2018