Mr. Hardwick was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Lee and Olive (Raiford) Hardwick; and his wife, Mary Lois Hardwick.
Survivors include his sons, Jack (Patricia) Hardwick of Johnson City; Ross (Peggy) Hardwick of Devine; a daughter, Barbara Hardwick of Crockett; a brother, Bill Hardwick of George West; a sister, Ruby Virginia Davis of Bay City; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
No visitation was held at the Hurley Funeral Home prior to the funeral service.
The funeral service was held Monday, Aug. 4, at 9 a.m. at First Baptist Church. A graveside service followed that afternoon at 1 o'clock at the George West Cemetery.
Arrangements were under the direction of Hurley Funeral Home.