Betty Jean Beauford Hardy
HAUGHTON, LA – Services celebrating the life of Betty Jean Beauford Hardy, 79, will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, June 10th, 2016 at Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Haughton, Louisiana. Visitation with the family will be held prior to the service beginning at 1:00 PM. Officiating will be Rev. Ken Norton. Interment will follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park.
Betty was born on September 26th, 1936, in Abbev-ille, South Carolina to Lawrence Eugene Beauford and Allie Mae Link Beauford. Betty passed away on June 7th, 2016.
Family and friends were Betty’s joy. She also loved tending the flowers in her yard and taking care of her beloved pets. Betty traveled the world with her husband during his military career, which brought them to Haughton, Louisiana where she has resided for the past 50 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Lawrence Beauford; her husband, Thomas J. Hardy; and a daughter, Veronika Hardy.
Betty is survived by three sons, Nick and wife Betty, Gerald “Slick” and wife Amy, and Dale and wife Julie. She is also survived by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Also left to cherish her memory is her love, Bernard Grappe.
Honoring Betty as pallbearers will be Rufus Courville, Charles Grappe Jr., and her grandsons, Steven Hardy, Kerry Hardy, JC Calhoun, and Jeffrey Hardy.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.
Please visit www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com to leave your condolences for the family.
Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home