JEFF HARDEE

Jeff Hardee, 46, of Baxley passed away Friday, December 31, 2020 at Appling Healthcare System. 

Mr. Hardee was born March 16, 1974 in Augusta. He was a carpenter by trade for many years and worked as a homebuilder with his dad for ten years. He was also employed at Hazlehurst Mills. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Ben and Bonnell Hall and his paternal grandfather, William Edward Hardee, Sr.

Survivors include his three sons, Tripp Hardee, Riley Hardee, and Tyler Hardee, all of Baxley; parents, Bill and Becky Hardee, Jr. of Midway; sister, Amy Carter of Baxley; brother Josh Zacher of South Carolina; grandmother, Shirley Hardee of Baxley; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins also survive.

A graveside service was held Sunday, January 3, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. at Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Brian Brazzell and Rev. Kenny Hutcheson officiating.

Active Pallbearers were Riley Hardee, Bill Hardee, Chris Meeks, Tony Merritt, Evan Merritt, and Patrick Merritt.

Honorary Pallbearers were members of the Class of 1993 of Appling County High School.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.