MT. JULIET -- Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 29 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mr. Hardy, 73, of Old Hickory.
A veteran of the U.S. Air Force and retired from the Federal Government after 41 years of service with the last years spend at NOAA, he died Oct. 25, 2011.
Mr. Hardy was the son of the late, Isaac Clarence and Martha Catherine Stodghill Hardy and was a member of Green Hill Church.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Friday and one hour prior to the service Saturday at Bond Memorial Chapel.
Services will be conducted by Rev. Jerry Williams. Interment with military honors will follow at Hermitage Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: his wife of 50 years Mary Ann Hardy; children Laural Ann (Jack) Piatt, George E. (Ilona) Hardy, Jr., Charles Andrew (Amanda Leigh) Hardy and Kimberly Patrice (John) Allen.
Also surviving are 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; niece Mary Ann (Jesse T.) Beckham; as well as numerous other nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Hardy is also preceded in death by seven siblings.
Pallbearers: Scott Maynard, Scott Milele, Rob Rausch, Troy Formosa, Brian Coble and Matt Russell. Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to the American Lung Association, One Vantage Way, Suite D220, Nashville, TN 37228.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, Mt. Juliet.