Kenneth Ray “Kenny” Harden

Kenneth Ray ‘Kenny’ Harden


Kenneth Ray “Kenny” Harden, 75, died Friday, July 7, 2017, at the IU Health Hospital in Bloomington. He was a resident of Brown County.

He will be missed by his wife, Ruth Harden of Fort Myers, Florida; daughter, Tana (Tony) Collins, and son, Tony (Christina) Harden both of Nashville; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and siblings, Larry (Susan) Harden of Columbus, Georgia, Alvey (Dottie) Harden of Trenton, Georgia, and Steve Harden and Carol Sue Becraft, both of Nashville.

He is preceded in death by his son, Troy Harden.

The Rev. Paul Hardin will conduct a funeral service 4 p.m. today at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry St., Morgantown. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. until service time today at the funeral home.

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