Ethel Blanche Hardy
Ethel Blanche Hardy
  • June 27, 1922 - February 28, 2016
  • North Carolina

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Ethel Blanche Hardy, 93, of Greensboro, departed from this life on February 28, 2016 at Beacon Place in Greensboro.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Thursday, March 3, 2016 at Hanes-Lineberry Vanstory Chapel. Burial will follow at Guilford Memorial Park Cemetery.
Born in Carroll County, Virginia on June 27, 1922 to the late Sanders and Jessie Mae Burcham, Ethel moved to Greensboro in 1963. She was a member of St. John's United Methodist Church and in earlier years, was a member of The Order of The Masonic and Eastern Star. Ethel worked for Murphy's Drapery & Upholstery Company and retired from there at the age of 85. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Herman Lee Hardy.
Those left to cherish her memory include her children, Lynn Hardy and his wife Judy of Greensboro, Susan Crawley and her husband David of Greensboro, and Steve Hardy and his wife Maggie of Phoenix, AR; brother, Wayne Burcham and his wife Sarah of Huntsville, AL; grandchildren, James L. Hardy and his wife Nancy, Robbie Crawley and his wife Patrice, Greg Hardy and his wife Anita, and Forest Crawley and his wife Shawna; great-grandchildren, Nolan, Bailey, Tyler, Aiden, Caroline, and Kieryn.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 pm Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at the funeral home.
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