Obit: Mary Harding

Obit: Mary Harding

April 1st, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Tennessee

McMINNVILLE Mary Vernell Standefer Harding, 85, died Friday, March 30, 2012 at her home. She was preceded in death by husband, Edward Harding; parents, Carroll and Lavina Standefer; three brothers, Howard, Mitchell and Venable Standefer.She is survived by a step-son, Edward Byars Harding Jr., McMinnville; 13 nieces and nephews, Alberta, Dale, Richard, Rockie, Tim and David Standefer, Gracie Watson, Joy Caldwell, Betty Sharp, Patricia Wilson, Debbie Neal, Gina Cribbs and Retha Fay Swanson; several great-nieces and nephews and several great-great-nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held Monday 2 p.m. CDT at the Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church with Rev. Howell Whited officiating. Burial will be in the Cagle-Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. She will lie-in-state Monday at the church from 1 p.m. CDT until funeral time.Family will receive friends today 10 a.m.- 9 p.m. CDT at the funeral home. Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com. Arrangements by Standefer-Reed Funeral Home, 50 May Road, Dunlap, Tenn.