Barbara “Joan” Hardwick, 82, of Franklin, formerly of Edinburgh, passed away on Thursday, June 8, 2017, at her residence.
She was born on Oct. 9, 1934, in Indianapolis. She was the daughter of Eunie B. Foley and Hattie (Thomas) Foley Luttrell.
She married Albert M. Hardwick on Nov. 23, 1950. He preceded her in death on Dec. 6, 2009.
She is survived by her children, Linda Gail (Ron) Curd, Kenneth (Sherry) Hardwick, Judith Settle, Jo Ellen (John) Young and Sharon (Rich) Ebert; grandchildren, Amanda Galbraith, Justin Hardwick, Josh Hardwick, Cameron Hardwick, Curt Settle, Ryan Settle, Troy Martin, Eric Jaggers and Jacob Young; 15 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Joyce M. (Robert) Sharp.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a brother, Herman Foley.
She was a member of the Revealing Light Baptist Fellowship Church in Edinburgh.
She enjoyed going to tea rooms, reading and playing cards.
The family would like to extend a special thank-you to Brookdale Hospice.
A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday by John Young at Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in Edinburgh. Calling will be 4 to 8 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh.