Catherine E. Gertrude Hardwick, 88, of Fayetteville

Catherine E. Gertrude Hardwick, 88, of Fayetteville, passed away December 31, 2013.

She was preceded in death by her husband William "Bill" L. Hardwick, Sr.; parents William & Cleo Edmondson; grandchild Greg Parks; sisters Julia Burch, Mattie Jeff Robertson, Lucy Owen, Charlotte Griggs; and brother William "Billy" Edmondson.

She is survived by daughter Ava (Wes) Harris of Fayetteville; son Lloyd (Sherry) Hardwick of Fayetteville; daughter Jo (Dana) Hardwick of Decatur; grandchildren David (Beth) Parks of Lexington, Ky., Jason (Ashley) Hardwick of Pensacola, Fla., Tony Harris of Fayetteville, Mike (Mandy) Harris of Powder Springs; 6 great-grandchildren; brother Russell (Bernice) Edmondson of Fayetteville; sister Betty E. Bowen of Fayetteville; sister-in-law Gloria Aiken of Conyers; and many nieces & nephews.

A funeral service will be held Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 1 p.m. at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville. Rev. Carolyn Clifton will officiate. A burial will follow at College Park Cemetery, College Park. The family will receive friends Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make donations to Fayetteville First United Methodist Church, 175 East Lanier Avenue, Fayetteville, Ga. 30214 or Hospice Advantage, 101 Yorktown Drive, #223, Fayetteville, Ga. 30214.

Carl J Mowell & Son, Fayetteville – www.mowellfuneralhome.com.