September 11, 1946 - August 31, 2018
Harold Dennis Hadden, 71, passed peacefully at home on August 31. He was a 1965 graduate of Boone High School in Orlando, FL, where he excelled in track. After high school, he served intheUnitedStatesAirForce during the Vietnam War as a Sergeant E4 rank. After the Air Force, he moved to Georgia where he met and married Shelley Kathryn Jeffers.
He retired from both Delta Airlines and Putnam County School System. Mr. Hadden loved football, fishing and horse back riding. He attended Abundant Life Forsyth Church and was a member of the Gideons. Mr. Hadden is preceded in death by his parents, Leonard Hadden and Edna Hadden and brother, Grady (Gwen) Hadden.
He is survived by his wife, Shelley; daughter, Kerry (Kiley) Callaway; grandchildren, Kat, Kayden, and Keyan; stepchildren, Ron (Melissa) Bedingfield and Rhonda (Jamie) Lloyd; nephews, Thann (Cindy) Hadden, and Tristan Hadden.
In lieu of flowers, Mr. Hadden requested that donations be made to the Jones County Gideons for the purchase of Bibles or to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.
The family will not have a public memorial. Mr. Hadden will be laid to rest in Winter Park, Florida.