Gladys Bearden

Gladys E. Harbin Bearden, 90, wife of Henry Grady Bearden Jr., resident of Old Laurens Road, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Self Regional Hospital.

She was born in Greenwood, November 5, 1928 to the late Eskew and Mary Smith Harbin. She was a graduate of Greenwood High School and worked at the Matthews Plant as a winder operator.

She was a member of Lowell Street Methodist Church and the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Surviving in addition to her husband are a daughter, Elaine Landers and husband Russell of Lexington, son, Dannie Bearden and wife Gloria of Ninety Six, three grandchildren, Dana Landers of Dallas, TX, Kevin Landers of Lexington, and Khristy Lee and husband Bryan of Winterville, NC, two great-grandchildren, Maci Lee and Tori Ebling and husband Tyler.

Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday from the Blyth Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Cheryl Remchuk officiating.

The family is at the home and will receive friends Friday from 6-7:30 p.m. at Blyth Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lowell Street Methodist Church, 300 Lowell Ave., Greenwood, SC 29646.

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Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Bearden family.