Jim Harding 1931-2019
James “Jim” Albert Harding, 88, Tecumseh, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019.
He was born July 28, 1931, in Lawton, Okla., the son of Curtis and Hettie (Tuckey) Harding. He graduated from Central High School in Lawton.
Jim was an air conditioning specialist at Southwestern Bell Telephone Company for 25 years, retiring on Feb. 28, 1991.
He was a member of Telephone Pioneers of America.
Jim married JoAnn Bolton on June 21, 1978, in Tecumseh. She survives.
Other survivors include six children: Neil Harding, Michael Harding, Rowena McCauley, Lequetta “Crickett” Lejeune, Scott Bolton and Steven Bolton; a brother: George Harding; 14 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by three siblings, Henry Harding, Curtis Harding and Margaret Dorr.
Visitation was held Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, at Parker-Price Funeral Home, 245 N.W. Independence Ave., Topeka. Funeral services followed at 11 a.m. Interment was held at West Lawn Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to Helping Hands Humane Society, 5720 S.W. 21st St., Topeka, KS 66604. To leave a message for Jim’s family, please visit www.ParkerPriceFH.com