Chadd Michael Harton



Chadd Michael Harton, age 32 of Forest City died Monday, June 12, 2017. He was born July 27, 1984 in Rutherford County and was a parts salesman with his family business, Forest City Bumper. Chadd was a lifelong Baptist and was a graduate of East Rutherford High School, Class of 2002. In his youth he played baseball with Forest City Little League and enjoyed the outdoors, especially four wheeling, fishing and working on the family farm. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, J. C. and Minnie Butler and Doug and Norma Harton.

Survivors include his parents, Johnny and Susan Butler Harton, his fiancée, Ashley Jones, aunts and uncles, Linda and David Matheny, Doug Harton, Marilyn Holland, and Pat and Jim Gordon, special cousins, Tami and David Matheny, Chris Rennick, Kristin Harton, Matt Harton, Michael Harton, Phil Holland, and Kathy Holland as well as many other cousins and close friends.

Funeral services will be held at eleven o'clock Saturday in the Chase Baptist Church with Reverend Scott Butler and Reverend Everette Chapman officiating. Interment will follow in the Cool Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:30 until 8 PM Friday evening at The Padgett and King Mortuary. In lieu of flowers, the family has established the Chadd Harton Memorial Fund and respectfully request that memorials be made in his memory at any branch of BB&T Bank. The Padgett and King Mortuary & Crematory is in charge of arrangements and an online guest registry is available at