Ernest W. Hardin Jr., passed away at residence on September 14, 2021. He was born on July 8, 1941. He was a retired Electrician at Arcelor Mittal Steel for over 30 years. He was in the US Air Force for six years. Formerly an employee of the US Postal Services, and Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc. Ernest was a faithful member of Christ Baptist Church, Male Chorus, Usher Board, food ministry and the Bus driver. Preceded in death by biological father Ernest W. Hardin Sr., parents Lois and Clifton Morrow, son Prime Williams, brothers Clifton J., Garry, and Reginaland sister Ronetta. He is survived by his son Derrick Hardin, daughter Selina Hardin, granddaughter Ascheley (Michael) Martinez, grandson Derrick Hardin Jr., devoted sister Ida Smith; brothers Terance Hardin, Othos Morrow, Frederick Morrow, special cousin Richard Hite, former wife Betty Hardin, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Visitation Friday, September 24, 2021 from 9 to 11:00am with funeral services to follow at 11:00 all at the Christ Baptist Church, 4700 E. 7th Ave. Pastor Lawrence Roberson, Officiating. Interment Abraham Lincoln Cemetery.
Published by Post-Tribune on Sep. 22, 2021.