Charles Lee "Charlie" Hardin



Charles Lee (Charlie) Hardin, Sr., age 80 of Forest City died Friday, August 25, 2017 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. He was the son of the late Samuel E. Hardin and Lola Ferguson Hardin. Charlie was the owner of Charles L. Hardin Trucking, a member of Florence Baptist Church, an avid golfer and loved the Duke Blue Devils. He was also a US army veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Dianne Gee Hardin of the home; a son, Charles L. (Chuck) Hardin II and wife Stephanie of Forest City; a daughter, Joy Hardin of Forest City; sisters, Jo Hardin Keller of Rock Hill, SC, Brenda Hardin Stott of Forest City, and Carolyn Hardin Towery of Spindale, NC; and three granddaughters, Hallie, Saylor, and Augusta Hardin.

The funeral service will be held 3 pm Sunday, August 27th in the Florence Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 2 until 3 pm Sunday in the narthex of the church. Interment will follow in the Cool Springs Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Florence Baptist Church Building Fund, 201 S. Broadway Street, Forest City, NC 28043.