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Verna Sue McCollough Hardin
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Birth: Sep. 7, 1927
Hardeman County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 2008
Potter County
Texas, USA

Verna Sue was the daughter of Van McCollough and Mary Leora Key. She had one sister, Joyce McCollough. Sue married Warren Dean Hardin and they had two children, Michael Dean and Jenny Sue Hardin.

Verna Sue Hardin, 81, of Amarillo died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2008.
Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Monday in Childress Cemetery in Childress with the Rev. John Love of Trinity Fellowship officiating. Arrangements are by Johnson Funeral Home of Childress.
Verna Sue McCollough Hardin, 81, went home to be with the Lord Jesus on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2008.
Sue was born Sept. 7, 1927, in Quanah to Mary Leora Key McCollough and Van McCollough. She married Warren Dean Hardin, the love of her life, on Nov. 15, 1942, in Hollis, Okla., in a double ceremony with their friends, Ralph and Sue Sides of Childress. Their life together was an amazing 53 years.
They moved to Pampa, where they raised their family and resided for 42 years. Sue was a secretary for First Baptist Church for 32 years. She moved to Amarillo after her husband's death in 1995.
Mrs. Hardin died after a lengthy two-year battle resulting from head injuries and brain surgery from a fall. She was dearly loved and will be missed tremendously.
The family would like to thank the nursing staffs of Craig Methodist Windflower Nursing Home and Hospice of the Southwest for their loving care of Sue.
She also was preceded in death by a son, Maj. Michael Dean Hardin; and a sister, Joyce Havens.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Jenny and Sherwin Cox of Amarillo; four grandchildren, Ty Cox of Fort Worth, Teela Cox of Amarillo, Joe Hardin of Willis and Stephanie Amaya of Copperas Cove; a great-grandson, Michael Amaya of Copperas Cove; a niece, Marsha Thomas of Rockwall; a nephew, Larry Harris of Russellville, Ark.; and several cousins.

The family suggests memorials be to Hospice Care of the Southwest, 1301 S. Coulter St., Suite 404, Amarillo, TX 79106.

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Amarillo Globe-News, Sept. 13, 2008

Family links: 
  Van Alexander McCollough (1902 - 1977)
  Mary Leora Key Allen (1901 - 1987)
  Warren Dean Hardin (1925 - 1995)*
  Michael Dean Hardin (1944 - 1989)*
  Joyce Vanette McCollough Havens (1924 - 1999)*
  Verna Sue McCollough Hardin (1927 - 2008)
*Calculated relationship
Childress Cemetery
Childress County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Sydney E. Key
Originally Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Sep 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29779191
Verna Sue <i>McCollough</i> Hardin
Added by: Sydney E. Key
Verna Sue <i>McCollough</i> Hardin
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