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“Red will always be one of my fond memories of my four years flying the Hawk at Winder.The most reliable and friendly man anyone would be happy to...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: David Barber - West Jordan, UT

“"Red" was a good man. He was part of the National Guard flying family as much as the flight crews and ground support themselves. He will always be...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Bill Doll - Friend

“Red will always be remembered fondly by all of us in the Guard. He was a part of our aviation family. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Jim Spiers - Gainesville, GA

“So sorry to hear of Red's passing. He was always there when he was needed. As a pilot flying out of Winder Airport I would see Red pulling up to...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Mike Seely - Gainesville, GA

“Mr Harwell was a good and kind man. He gave a lot of himself to the people of Barrow County. He will be sorely missed. My prayers for the family may...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Anita Boldin - winder, GA

“We were so sorry to hear of Mr. Harwell's passing. He and Mrs. Harwell were always so sweet and dear to us. May God hold all of you close during...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Hoke & Peggy Stephens - Woodbine, GA

“May God be with him and his family. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Ken and Wandaa Gran - Concord, GA


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Mr. Franklin D. "Red" Harwell, Jr. age 92, of Winder, Georgia passed away December 25, 2016. A Native of Danielsville, Georgia he was a Son of the late Franklin D. Harwell, Sr. and the late Ola Moore Harwell. Mr. "Red" married LaVerne Jones on December 13, 1944. He was the operator Harwell Aero Service and the Winder Airport for twenty years. Mr. "Red" had been a resident of Barrow County for the past fifty-one years and was a member of Union Baptist Church.

A Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at 2:00 P M. from the Chapel of Carter Funeral Home with Rev. David Cook officiating. Interment will be in The Ila City Cemetery, in Ila, Georgia. The Family will receive friends, Tuesday, December 27, 2016 from 12:00 Noon until 2:00 P. M. at the funeral home.

Surviving are Wife, LaVerne J. Harwell, Son and Daughter-in-law, Douglas F. and Janie Harwell, Daughter and Son-in-law, Alice and Kerry Lipscomb, all of Winder, Georgia, Son and Daughter-in-law, David and Diane Harwell of Williamson, Georgia, Five Grandchildren, Four Great Grandchildren, Two Sisters, Kathryn Henderson of Dalton, Georgia and Lillian Henderson of Cumming, Georgia. Flowers are welcomed or memorials may be made to The Union Baptist Church Building Fund, 527 Union Church Road, Winder, Georgia 30680.