Brittany Cassandra Hardy, of Vienna, was born on April 7, 1986 at Tulsa, Oklahoma, and became the daughter of Larry and Rose Marie Hardy at the age of seven. Brittany departed this life suddenly, at the tender age of 27 years, 7 months, and 2 days.
Brittany was preceded in death by one sister, Shirley Buckley and her maternal and paternal grandparents.
Brittany graduated from the Maries R1 School, Vienna and had attended the Holy Deliverance Church. She loved to shop, read and sing, but above all she loved her family. Brittany worked as an order clerk for Scholastics, Jefferson City.
Those left to mourn the passing of Brittany include: her fiancé, Rocky Clark, Vienna; two beautiful daughters, Destiny Marie Clark and Naomi Lee Clark, both of the home in Vienna; her parents, Larry and Rose Marie Hardy, rural Vienna; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Randy and Tammy Clark, Brinktown; her grandparents-in-law, Jerry and Dorothy Gant; five brothers, Christopher Smith, Virgil Smith, Rahman Hardy, Maurice Hardy and Michael Alvalaz; eleven sisters, her biological sisters, twins,Whitney Dorene and Whitley Darlene Hardy, Angela Denzmore, Cheryl Weakly, Diana Hardy, Nicole Hardy, Myra Hardy, Michelle Hardy, Sharon McGee, Charlotte Buckley and Sheila Buckley; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Matthew and Tara Clark; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, April and Matt Mertens; and a host of uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.
Brittany will indeed be greatly missed, but her legacy lives on in our hearts.
Funeral services were conducted for Brittany at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, November 14, 2013, in the First Baptist Church, Vienna, with Pastor Rose Hardy, Holy Deliverance Church, Vienna, officiating.
Interment was in the Vienna Public Cemetery under the direction of the Vienna Chapel of the Birmingham-Martin Funeral Home. Pallbearers for Brittany were Rahman Hardy, Tim Weakly, Bruce Reigel, Matt Clark, Matt Mertens and Nick Willoughby. Honorary pallbearers were Derek Weakly, Tommy Pickering, Jerry Gant, Christopher Smith, Virgil Smith and Dusty Foster.
Memorial contributions are suggested per the wishes of the family with envelopes available at the Vienna Office of the Birmingham-Martin Funeral Homes.