Jesse Harold Hardin, son of the late James Hardin and Dovie Hurst Hardin, was born on Jan. 1, 1945, in Lepanto, Ark. He died Oct. 8, 2008 at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark., at the age of 63.
During his working years he was a carpenter, doing general construction work.
He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean and Vietnam wars. He was a Christian.
Survivors include: his step-dad, George Culley of Salem; brothers, Jerry and Bill Hardin and a sister, Lorene Hardin; several cousins; other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by: a brother, Junior; a sister, Erlene; and his father and mother.
Services were held Oct. 11 at the Cox-Blevins Chapel in Salem with arrangements under the direction of the Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem.