Funeral services will be conducted at 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at Northview Harvest Ministries officiated by the Rev. Kenneth Blease and Pastor Faye Coates. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery.
She is survived by her daughter Linda Tilson of Laurinburg, two grandsons: Tommy Tilson (Natascha) of Lumberton and Bob Tilson (April) of Wagram, six great-grandchildren: Aleah Tilson, Alana Tilson, Shandi Tilson, Dillon Tilson, Ethan Lowery and Alyssa Patterson, and two special nieces: Ann Walters (Vernon) of Laurel Hill and Beth Moore (Earl) of West Columbia, S.C. She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Clarence Edwin Harding, and her son Clarence Edwin “Eddie” Harding Jr.
Georgia was born on Sept. 9, 1918 in Cumberland County and was a daughter of the late Charles J. and Alma Howell Morris. She graduated from cosmetology school and was self-employed as a cosmetologist for 25 years. She and her husband were also owners of Happy Time Daycare in Laurel Hill. She was a teacher of the adult women’s class of Maxton Presbyterian and also worked with Meals on Wheels with the Maxton Housing Authority.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Restoring Hope Center, Inc., P.O. Box 1497, Laurinburg, N.C. 28353.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. on Wednesday at the McDougald Funeral Home and Crematorium.
A memorial register may be found at www.mcdougald.com.
Services by McDougald Funeral Home and Crematorium.