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Obituary: Leona Hardy; Bald Knob


Leona Hardy, age 85, of Bald Knob, formerly of Glenwood, passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2016.

She was born on December 4, 1930 in Dyess, Arkansas, the daughter of James William Adams and Annie McQueary Adams. On February 1, 1947, she was married to James “Jim” Hardy.

She was a homemaker and active in the Order of the Eastern Star. She was presently a member of the Beebe Chapter, #248 and for many years with the Glenwood Chapter, #396.

She is survived by her husband, Jim Hardy of Bald Knob; four children and their spouses, Larry Hardy of Bald Knob, Joan and Wayne Marconi of Marion, Jimmy Hardy of Hot Springs Village and Randy and Brenda Hardy of Amity; eight grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; her brother, James Earl Adams of Southaven, Mississippi; her sister, Barbara Jean Jones of Parkin; and her nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, September 30, 2016, in the Davis-Smith Funeral Home Chapel, Glenwood, with Bro. John McAnally officiating.

Visitation will be held Friday, 1:00 p.m. until service time.

Interment will be in the Mount Tabor Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Melvin Hardy, Phillip Hardy, Darrell Hardy, Todd Hardy, Grant Hardy and Tim Linn.

Guest registry is at www.davis-smith.com.

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