Jewell Marksbury Hardin, age 95, formerly of the Hardesty Community of Washington County, passed away at 8:25 p.m., Monday, September 16, 2019 at the Rollings Hills Nursing Home in New Albany, IN.
A native of Washington County, she was born on January 10, 1924 to the late Charlie and Nannie Lee Smith Marksbury.
She was a member of the Willisburg Baptist Church.
Preceding her in death was her husband, Joseph Lee Hardin on April 14, 2003; her son, Jerry C. Hardin on January 6, 1996; her daughter, Peggy Hayes on December 10, 2010;a great grandson, Tyler Kelty on August 18, 2019; two brothers, Dudley H. Marksbury on September 11, 1969 and James Cleo Marksbury on August 2, 2003 and a sister, Martha Brady on August 16, 2012.
Survivors include four granddaughters, Shannon Kelty (Ron), LaDana Miller and Cara Hardin Chesser all of Louisville and Amanda Hayes of Crestwood; ten great grandchildren; seven great great grandchildren and one sister, Christine Gray of Elizabethtown.
Funeral services were held at 2:30 p.m., Thursday, September 19th at the Carey & Son Funeral Home with Rev. J.W. Hatfield, pastor of the Willisburg Baptist Church, officiating.
Burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery at Willisburg.
Visitation was after 12 Noon Thursday at the Carey & Son Funeral Home.
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