YOUNGSVILLE - Oreather Hodges Harding, 83, died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012 at WakeMed. She was born in Halifax County, the daughter of the late James and Sally Hodges and was retired from ABB (Westinghouse).

Graveside funeral services will be 2 p.m. today (Wednesday, Nov. 14) at Wake Forest Cemetery.

Mrs. Harding is survived by her sons, Eddie Harding (Cindy), of Powder Springs, GA, Freddie Harding (Joy), of Youngsville, and Teddie Harding (Minnie), of Wendell; half-sisters, Sandra Keech (Ken) and Shirley Berry of Washington; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Clyde Harding and by her sister, Nina Mae Carroll.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Wake County or to Glen Royal Baptist Church.

A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center.