Russell Hardin


Russell W. Hardin, 59, of Columbus, died at 9:59 a.m. October 13, 2016, at Indiana Unversity Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

Mr. Hardin was born in Columbus, Indiana, October 15, 1956, to the late John and Elaine Goins Hardin.

Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Linda; sons, Michael (Tish) Dean, Nathan (Shonna Lane) Dean, Kyle Hardin and Travis Hardin, all of Columbus; 11 grandchildren; sister, Connie Keller, also of Columbus; three nephews; and one great-niece.

He was proceeded in death by his parents; baby girl, Amanda Nicole Hardin in 1989; brother, John Hardin; and brother-in-law, Herbert Keller.

The memorial service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, October 22, 2016, at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with Pastor John Perkins officiating. Calling will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

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Arrangements by Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home.