OBITUARY: Vernell Harbison Hardy


Funeral services for Vernell Harbison Hardy, 85, of Cullman, will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 7, 2015, at Cullman Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Steve Rodgers, Rev. Billy Harbison, Tyler Sasser, and Brandon Harbison officiating, with interment in Bethany Cemetery, Crane Hill.

Cullman Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Hardy entered into rest Thursday, March 5th. She was born October 18, 1929, to parents William Columbus “Lum” and Myrtle “Myrt” Stricklin Harbison.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Van Coleman Hardy; brothers, Alvie, Truett, and Jack Harbison.

Survivors include her daughter, Deborah Hardy; son, Rodney (Dixie) Hardy; sister, Vessie Burrow; brother, Brent (Carolyn) Harbison; grandchildren, Cole (Jennifer) Hardy, Jessica (Tyler) Sasser; great-grandchildren, Kinsley, Elliot, and Malachi Hardy; and a host of family and friends.

Visitation will be Saturday morning at the funeral home from 9-11 a.m.

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