Vetter, Audrey Mae Hardin (Ringgold)

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Audrey Mae Hardin Vetter, 86, of Ringgold, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, at health care facility.

Audrey was born on Jan. 3, 1931, to Myrtle and Fred Hardin, who preceded her in death, as well as her stepmother, Vieva Hardin.

Audrey is survived by her children Robert (Anita) Vetter, Vicki (Aaron) Adams all of Ringgold, and Richard (Colleen) Vetter of Fort Lauderdale, Fl.; five grandchildren, Joy Kaeser, Amy Hinds, Brandon Vetter, Jackie Hughes, and Destiny Adams; five great-grandchildren, Carson, Alden, Cannon Kaeser, Thomas Hinds, and Jasmine Salonca; five sisters, Betty Keith, Anne Harris, Carolyn Kimball, Imogene Graves, and Diane White; four brothers, Jimmy Hardin, David Hardin, Donald Hardin, and Tommy Grisham; and many nieces and nephews.

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The family will receive friends at  Heritage Funeral Home on Battlefield Parkway in Ft. Oglethorpe on Thursday, Nov. 2 from 4-6 p.m.  Graveside services will be held in Ft. Lauderdale, Fl. at a later date.

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