Charles T. "J.R." Harden Jr., 64

March 09, 2011

OCT. 8, 1946-MARCH 9, 2011

Charles T. "J.R." Harden Jr., 64, of Hagerstown, Md., died Wednesday, March 9, 2011, at Julia Manor Health Care Center, Hagerstown.

Born Oct. 8, 1946, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Charles Thomas Harden Sr. and Anna Mae (Eaton) Harden.

He worked for many years as an electrician and bookstore manager in downtown Hagerstown.

J.R. is survived by four brothers, Donald L. Harden and Bobby Harden, both of Hagerstown, Wayne R. Harden of Sarasota, Fla., and Roger L. Harden of Baltimore, Md.; one sister, Diana L. Hall of Bonweir, Texas; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Elizabeth M. Connolly.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Friday, March 11, 2011, at the Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. The Rev. Richard B. Haberkorn will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Keedysville, Md.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 10, 2011 at the funeral home.

The Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, Bryan K. Kenworthy P.A., 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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