Lisa Gay Harden was born October 7, 1958 in Hayti, Missouri. She was the daughter of Donald Waldron and the late Louise Golden Waldron. She departed this life, surrounded by her family, at her home in Caruthersville, Missouri on May 4, 2019 at the age of 60 years.
Lisa graduated from Caruthersville High School in 1977.
She was employed as secretary at the Pemiscot County Shelter Workshop but she was much more than the secretary. She loved the clients and they adored her.
Lisa had a wonderful sense of humor that was enjoyed by her family and her friends. She enjoyed fishing and the St. Louis Cardinals but her love was for her family.
Survived by – her father – Don Waldron – Caruthersville, Missouri
3 children – Paige Gillock and her husband, William – Caruthersville, Missouri
- Anna Beth Edwards and her husband, Brian – Dyersburg, Tennessee
- Johnathan Harden and his girlfriend, Merideth Garrett – Nashville, Tennessee
1 sister – Kim Parsley and her husband, Don – Caruthersville, Missouri
Her boyfriend – Terry Reno – Caruthersville, Missouri
1 niece – Tara Gerling and her husband, Brad – Caruthersville, Missouri
1 nephew – Nick Parsley – Caruthersville, Missouri
8 grandchildren – Austin Brooks, Madison Gillock, Bayley Gillock, Sidney Gillock, Asher Edwards, Cruz Edwards, Brandon Edwards, Kayleigh Edwards
A great niece – Claire Young
2 great nephews – Tyson Young, Trey Gerling
Other relatives and many, many friends
She was preceded in death by her mother – Marilyn Louise Waldron
Funeral services were held May 6 at 11:00 a.m. with Brother Jimmy Lemonds officiating. Interment in Pemiscot Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Pall bearers: Tyson Young, Brad Gerling, Brian Edwards, William Gillock, Don Parsley, Scott Tarpley
H.S. Smith Funeral Home in charge of services.