Jeffrey Gene Harden
SAVANNAH, Ga. - LCDR Jeffrey Gene Harden, LCDR
Retired, 65, died Friday, July 1, 2011. at Hospice Savannah.
The Dublin native was a member of the First United Methodist
Church in Thomson and was a retired Lt. Commander in the U.S.
Navy, having served over 30 years. He had enlisted in 1962 and
gained his commission through the Aviation Officers Candidate
School in 1972. The Vietnam veteran was a member of the
American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Krista Lewis Harden;
son, David Jeffrey Harden; and his parents, Gene and Louis
Survivors include his son, Adam Harden (Serena) of Springfield;
grandson, Ross Harden; and brothers, Greg and Michael Harden,
both of Thomson.
Graveside Services were held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, July 7,
2011, with military honors in the Savannah Valley Memorial
Gardens in Thomson.
Remembrances: United Methodist Childrens Home, 500 S.
Columbia Drive, Decatur, GA 30030. Thomas C. Strickland &
Sons, Funeral Home
Web posted on Thursday, July 14, 2011