Mother Marie Stephen Hardin 94, of 200 Redbud Dr., Barnesville, transitioned on Jan. 20, 2014 in the Upson Regional Medical Center.Funeral services were held on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 at 1 p.m. in the White’s Chapel CME Church. Rev. Randy King officiated and interment was in the O’Neal Cemetery.Trice Funeral Home, Inc., of Barnesville was in charge of all professional services.Mother Hardin leaves to carry on her memory three daughters, Mrs. Bobbie A. (Robert) Brown of Griffin, Ga., Ms. Linda Brow, and Mrs. Shawn (James) Richardson, both of Barnesville, Ga.; one son, Mr. Arthur J. Hardin of Barnesville, Ga.; 17 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and 14 great-great grandchildren; one son-in-law, Rev. Benjamin Hardaway of Macon, Ga.; one daughter-in-law, Mrs. Barbara Hardin of Barnesville, Ga.; two sisters, Mrs. Mamie Fambro of Barnesville, Ga.; and Mrs. Lois Fergerson of Riverdale, Ga. Sisters-in-law and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and many devoted friends of the Barnesville area will miss her presence.