She was retired from Bendix Corp. and was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church. She was devoted to her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ben L. Hysinger and Bertha D. Caywood Hysinger; brothers: Harley Hysinger and J.A. Hysinger; and sisters: Irene Huff, Iva Hysinger and Jewel McClanahan.
Survivors include her husband of 69 1/2 years, Perry William Harden, of Cleveland; children: Steve Harden (Sherry) of Georgetown and Tressa Almond (Glenn) of Cleveland; three grandchildren: Tracey Witt (Jeff), Valerie Holt (Ric) and Brooke Plank (Edwin); great-grandchildren: Christian Noble, Victoria Noble, Montgomery Callaway, Caroline Plank, Caleb Plank, Victoria Tilley (Jared) and Richard Holt; great-great-grandson, Elliott Tilley; brother, Roy Hysinger of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in the chapel of Fike Funeral Home with Pastor Ed Eldridge and Pastor Bill Walker officiating.
Interment will follow in Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery.
A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the family guest book at www.fikefh.com.