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Dr. John C. Hardin, Jr.

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“Our prayers for Dr Hardin's family during this time of loss. He was the most compassionate and caring Doctor.Our family is forever grateful to him...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: linda oliver - Minden, LA

“Dr Hardin I am so sorry to hear about your dad. From my early days at Doctors Hospital, I remember him as a true southern gentleman, soft spoken and...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Ginger James - Shreveport, LA

“DR. Hardin was the Best. He removed my wisdom teeth with ease and performed surgery on my neck in 1986. He always made me feel comfortable and was...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: J Greg Anderson - Shreveport, LA

“John Hardin was one of the most pleasant and talented men I ever had the privilege to work with in the O.R.. No procedure or tumor daunted him, he...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Caroline Tait - Shreveport, LA

“The Final SaluteBrothers in Arms, Military men and women down through the centuries, have traditionally exchanged Hand Salutes as a sign of...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: For the Commanders, Carroll R. Michaud - LA

“In 1977, Dr. Hardin removed a malignant tumor from my husband's neck. Neither before nor since have I met a more kind, compassionate and sincere...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Brenda Sumrall - Bossier City, LA

“We are saddened to lose a member of our Oaks of Louisiana family and hope that the memories of love and laughter shared bring you peace. While there...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: The Oaks of Louisiana Administration and Staff - LA

“Sorry for your loss! This man performed surgery on my face after an accident in 1992; he was a wonderfully skilled physician. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Debbie Langford - Keithville, LA

Dr. Hardin was born on April 21, 1925 and passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017.

Dr. Hardin was a resident of Louisiana.

He graduated from Byrd High School.

He joined the military as a Captain in the United States Air Force and was chief of all surgical services at Stewart Air Force Base in Tennessee from 1952 until 1954.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Thursday May 18 at Osborn Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday May 19 2017 in the Chapel of Osborn. Officiating will Rev. Conrad Edwards.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to the Louisiana Methodist Children's Home the Alzheimer's Association or Broadmoor Methodist Church.