James E. Hardin, 65, of Dalton, Ga., died Monday, April 30, 2012 at his residence.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James D. and Annie Mae Hardin; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Floyd and Mae Woods; and brother-in-law, Pete Woods.
Survivors include his loving wife of 36 years, Carol Hardin of the residence; daughter and special friend, Jill Vineyard and Eric Townsend of Dalton; sons and daughter-in-law, Jamison and Dawn Hardin of Cartersville, Eric Hardin, Stephen Hardin and special friend, Alice Oliver, all of Dalton; sister, Mary Ann Smith of Dalton; brother, George Johnson of Chatsworth; two precious grandchildren, Seth Vineyard, Brooklynn Hardin, both of Dalton; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Billy and Ruth Woods; two sisters-in-law, Anna Young of Dalton and Linda Woods of Cohutta; special cousins, Bill and Smokey Combs of Marietta; nieces and nephews.
The funeral service to celebrate the life of James Hardin will be held Thursday, May 3, at 2 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. John McIntosh officiating. Burial will be in United Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, May 2 from 5-8 p.m. at the Julian Peeples Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.
Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Rock Bridge Local Missions or Dalton Family Promise.