LAGRANGE -- Keith Scott Hardy, 43, of 3547 Brothers Road, died Tuesday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital.
The funeral will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Mallie Hinnant officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery.
Mr. Hardy was a 1979 graduate of North Lenoir High School. He had worked as a physical therapy technician at Caswell Center for the past 14 years and was a certified Emergency Medical Technician. He had a great love of the outdoors and would go out of his way to help his neighbors and friends.
Survivors include his wife of 24 years, Gail Nations Hardy; two children, Kristin and Kali Hardy of the home; his parents, Bob and Peggy Fox Hardy of LaGrange; one sister, Kelly Yawn, and her husband, Mike, of Marietta, Ga.; his mother-in-law, Lois Tillman of LaGrange; his father-in-law, Charles A. Nations of Pensacola, Fla.; brothers and sisters-in-law, Morris Goodman Jr. and Phyllis Goodman of LaGrange, Lennie Lipscomb and Debbie Lipscomb of Mechanicsville, Va.; uncles and aunts, Jim and Brenda Fleming of Greenville, S.C., and Charles and Carol Hardy of LaGrange; nephews, Andrew Yawn, Joshua Yawn, Carol Goodman and Zachary Scott Goodman; and nieces, Stephanie Yawn, Amanda Goodman and Brittany Dobb.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 until 9 at Rouse Funeral Home. At other times they will be at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Hardy, 3567 Brothers Road, LaGrange.
Flowers are welcome or memorial donations may be made to Caswell Center Foundation, P.O. Box 1459, Kinston, N.C., 28503.
Published in Obituaries on April 14, 2004 1:46 PM