LAMAR — Linda Wright Hardee, 77, died Friday, July 10, 2020, at her residence, surrounded by family.
Funeral services were held at Lamar First Baptist Church on Monday, July 13, at 1 p.m. Burial followed at Lamar Cemetery. Anyone wishing to sign the guestbook and pay their respects to Mrs. Hardee was invited to do so Sunday at Belk Funeral Home, Lamar.
Born in Darlington County on Aug. 17, 1942, she was the daughter of the late James and Annie Lee Harrell Wright. Mrs. Hardee retired from the Darlington County School District, where she often ran the concession stand at Lamar High School. She was an avid reader who enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her children: Dr. Keith (Tina) Hardee of New Mexico, Phillip Hardee, Vicki Thomas, Bobbi (Adam) Grant; all of Lamar, nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren, sisters, Thedi (Brad) Hitchings of Florence, Becky Reynolds of Greenville and Mary Watford of Conway.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Francis “Jim” Hardee, siblings, Barbara Ann Huneycutt and Emmett Lowery, and an infant son, John Wesley Hardee.
The family expresses their gratitude to Fran Harrington, who was a wonderful caregiver to Mrs. Hardee.
Memorials may be made to Dementia Society of America, PO Box 600, Doylestown, PA 18901 or Amedysis, 500 Pamplico Highway, Suite D, Florence, SC 29505.
A guestbook is available online at www.belkfuneralhome.com.