Updated  10/15/20


Hobson Monroe (H.M.) Harney, Sr. was born February 21, 1930 to the late Rev. B.C. and Celestine Stevenson Harney in Giles County, TN. He departed this life at home in Ardmore, TN on Wednesday, October 14, 2020. He confessed hope in Christ at an early age. He continued his walk with the Lord through out life.

H.M. was always a hard worker throughout his life. He worked at Maremont Gabriel for several years and he retired from Gabriel. During his retirement he loved spending time with his beautiful wife. He also enjoyed farming, gardening, yard work, and just being outside. He was also known for telling wise tales and just laughing and carrying on with all those that he came in contact with.

Visitation will be held on Friday, October 16th, 2020 from 4:00pm until 6:00pm at Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory.

Graveside service will take place on Saturday, October 17th, 2020 at 2:00pm at Maplewood Cemetery will burial to follow.

He was preceded in death by a son, Timothy Harney, stepson, Charlie Ellison, Jr.,  and a step daughter, Nita Trotter, along with brothers, Arthur Lee Harney, Gant Harney, Sr., Robert Harney, Tyree Harney, Arthur Harney, Jr., sisters, Jenny Patsy Harney, Mildred Avery, Maggie Mae McLaurine, and Irene Dangerfield.

Hobson Monroe Harney, Sr. fondly known as H.M., Pa Pa, Granddaddy, and Granddaddy H leaves behind to cherish his memory his lovely

wife, Alma Harney of Ardmore, TN

son, Hobson M. (Cynthia) Harney of Greenbrier, TN

Daughters, Catherine Harney of Elkton, TN

                Mattie (Anthony) Bledsoe of Elkton, TN

Step-sons, Billy (Beverly) Holt of Pulaski

                Glen Holt of Ardmore, TN

Step-daughter, Sherry Vance of Ardmore, TN

Brothers, Joe Douglas (Diane) Harney of Ardmore, TN

                Nathaniel Harney of Fayetteville, TN

Son-in-law, James Trotter of Prospect, TN

Daughter-in-law, Karen Barnickle of Pulaski, TN

14 grandchildren

22 great grandchildren

Host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.

Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements for Hobson Monroe (H.M.) Harney, Sr.