|Birth: ||Jul. 11, 1924|
|Death: ||Jun. 18, 1999|
Seaman First Class, Seabees, Pacific Theater
117th Naval Construction Battalion
Texarkana Gazette, Saturday, June 19, 1999
ATLANTA, Texas - Charlie Crawford "Red" Hardamon, 74, of Nash, Texas, died Friday, June 18, 1999, in Texarkana of coronary artery disease. Mr. Hardamon was born July 11, 1924, in Flora, Natchitoches, Louisiana, the son of Melvin Clementine Russell and Cobby Reginald Hardamon.
He was owner and operator of C&D Sales and Services, Conroe, Texas, and member of Good Hope Baptist Church, Cypress, Louisiana, F&AM Lodge 286, Beaumont, Texas, and Scottish Rite, Galveston, Texas. He was preceded in death by one grandson, Ramsey Yelvington Ellis.
SURVIVORS include his wife of 53 years, Dorothy Jean Smith Hardamon of Nash; three daughters, Charlotte Parker of Arlington, Texas, Karen Jean Hardamon and Judith Ann Ellis of Houston, Texas; three grandchildren, Sheila Denise Neumann Payne, Mason Hardamon Ellis, and Cassidy Ann Ellis; two great-grandchildren; one niece, Margaret Ann "Maggie" Flenniken Breedlove of Bossier City, Louisiana.; and a number of other relatives.
GRAVESIDE services will be 2 p.m. today in Chapelwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Nash, Bowie, Texas, with the Rev. A.V. Smith officiating. Burial will be under direction of Hanner Funeral Service, Atlanta, Texas.
11 Oct 1942 - married Garland Longlois in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana.
12 Dec 1945 - US Navy, C1701191, Series C, honorable discharge from US Naval Personnel Separation Center, New Orleans LA, signed by N C Danforth, Lieut., USN Shipfitter Second Class (T) (CB)
1 June 1946 - married Dorothy Jean Smith in Greggton, Gregg, Texas.
grandson, Ramsey Yelvington Ellis (s/o Tex D & Judith Ann Hardamon Ellis) DOD 10 Mar 1999, California - Ramsey was in a car accident which resulted in trauma to the brain; cremated
Cobby Reginald Hardamon (1903 - 1968)
Melvin Clementine Russell Hardamon (1905 - 1989)
Dorothy Jean Smith Hardamon (1927 - 2008)*
Charlie Crawford Hardamon (1924 - 1999)
Doris Gwendolyn Hardamon Flenniken (1927 - 1966)*
Chapelwood Memorial Gardens
Created by: Charlotte Hardamon Coble
Record added: Feb 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34134569