Claude was born in Spokane, Washington, to the late Lewis and Elizabeth Hood Hardin. Mr. Hardin grew up in Johnson City, TN where he lived most in his life.
Claude was a member of Shenandoah Presbyterian Church. He had his Masters of Business Administration from ETSU, he was a jewelry artisan,
and loved collecting minerals and rocks. He was well loved and made many friends throughout his life.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Claude Hardin Jr.
Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife Leslie Eubanks Hardin and his son Jens Hardin, both of the home. He is also survived by two sisters; Robin Hodge and Lynn Hardin, and a brother Lewis Hardin.
Receiving of friends will be held at Shenandoah Presbyterian Church on Saturday, September 30, 2017, at 4:00 PM, with a Celebration of Life service following at 5:00 PM, with Pastor David Light Officiating.
Online condolences may be sent to the family of Claude Alan Hardin, Sr., by signing the online guest registry found on the funeral home’s website (www.snydersmemorialgardens.com).
Snyder’s Memorial Gardens, funeral home Gray, TN. is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Claude Hardin, Sr.