Weldon and Margaret Hardin

Weldon Hardin, 87, of Burleson, passed away Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. His wife, Margaret Hardin, 84, passed away Friday, Nov. 23, 2018.

Visitation was 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, at Mountain Valley Funeral Home, in Joshua. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, at Cana Baptist Church, in Burleson.

Weldon was born Dec. 23, 1930 in Burleson, Texas, to Marion and Annie Hardin. He was a proud veteran of the Korean War, having served in the U.S. Marine Corps. Weldon retired from Tarrant County Precinct 1 after many years of service.

Margaret was born May 10, 1934, in Fort Worth, Texas, to Clarence and Stella Hunter. She retired after having been a hairdresser for many years.

They were married in Fort Worth on Sept. 12, 1953. The Hardins spent the next 65 years together, devoting themselves to God and their family. They were long-time members of Cana Baptist Church. Both will be deeply missed by their family and the great friends they made along the way.

Weldon was preceded in death by his parents; six brothers; one sister; and his son-in-law, Ed Jann.

Margaret was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers; three sisters; and son-in-law, Ed Jann.

She is survived by one brother, Gilbert Hunter and his wife, Jean. They are both survived by a son, Doug Hardin; daughter, Debra Jann; grandson, Bryan Jann of North Carolina; granddaughter, Kristy Shipp and her husband Joe; great-grandchildren, Jonathan and Jacob Jann; Ashlyn, Logan, and Brynna Shipp; numerous extended family members and friends.

Mountain Valley Funeral Home, in Joshua, handled the arrangements. 817-295-0486

Burleson Star

327 N.W. Renfro St.
PO Box 909
Burleson, TX 76028-0909

Phone: 817-295-0486
FAX: 817-295-5278

 

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