KEYSVILLE, Ga. - Ms. Shelby Jean Harden, 72, entered into rest Saturday, April 26, 2008, at Keysville Nursing Home & Rehab Center.
Funeral services were held 1 p.m., April 28, 2008, at James Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Timothy Pendrey officiating. Burial followed at Waldens United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Ms. Harden was a member of Waldens United Methodist Church and was retired from Stapleton Garment County. She had been crowned Ms. Keysville Nursing Home & Rehab Center Queen for 2007. She loved to go to gospel music concerts.
Survivors include a brother, Etheridge L. Rooks; three sisters, Willadean Kuykendall, Virginia Stanfield, and Sonya Usry and a special cousin, Margaret Rooks. Ms. Harden was preceded in death by her parents, James L. and Pauline F. Rooks; siblings, Jimmie Chalker, John Rooks, James Rooks, and Joyce Dixon.
Pallbearers were nephews, Barry Rooks, Tim Rooks, Steve Rooks, Joey Stanfield, Jim Stanfield, and Keith Usry. Honorary pallbearers were Charlie Davis, Glynn Wallace, Terry Redfern, James May, Terry Redfern, and Clarence Reese.
James Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.