Visitation will be held from 5- 8 p.m. Monday, August 19, 2013, at Morrison Chapel Baptist Church in Cleveland and from 9- 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Morrison Chapel Baptist Church Sanctuary. Followed by the funeral service with Rev. John Thomas and Rev. Rick Lipp officiating.
Burial will follow in the New Cleveland Cemetery under the direction of Cleveland Funeral Home of Cleveland.
Harden was born on May 25, 1940 to Claude and Lillian (Flint) Boswell. She was a dental assistant in Louisiana and had been a dental hygienist for Dr. Raanne Tindle for many years until her retirement. She married G.R Harden February 16, 1993. She was a wonderful cook. Dinner on the ground at Morrison Chapel Baptist Church will not be the same without her amazing banana pudding. She was an amazing woman always willing to volunteer in every function of her church. She was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother who loved spending time with her grandchildren and will be greatly missed by her many friends, church and family.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by spouse, G.R. Harden of Cleveland; son, Wade (Crystal) Furniss of Pineville, La; daughter, Claudia Barrett of Cleveland; brother, Mickey(Cookie) Boswell of Cleveland; and five grandchildren; Dennis Young, Krystal Young, Keelan Furniss, Easton Furniss, and Colbin Furniss.
Pallbearers will be John Bennett, Jim Broom, Mike Easley, Bob Goodman, Donald Gant, William Avritt, Lee Wayne Flint, and Kenneth Flint.
Honorary pallbearers will be the Mean Green Pullers, her Sunday School Class, Rob Millbrand and Raymond Crossno.
Memorials may be made to the Morrison Chapel Building Fund 196 Morrison Chapel Church Rd. Cleveland, MS 38732.
On-line guest register may be viewed and signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net