Karen Patricia Harden Heaton, 64, of Folkston, passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020 in Jacksonville, FL. She was born July 9, 1955 in Folkston, and was a 1973 graduate of Charlton County High School. She was the Housing Authority Manager for Charlton and Camden Counties and a member of Philadelphia Free Will Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her father, Charlie Earl Harden and a brother, Stanley Harden
She is survived by her mother, Jessie Ruth Harden; a sister, Sharon (Kenny) Crocker; a brother, David (Becky) Harden; three aunts, Jimmie Jane Glisson, Louise Bryant, Rachel Dixon; an uncle, George (Faye) Harden; nieces, Erin (Danny) Waters, Emie Harden, Ashley Brown, Leila Harden, and Alie Harden; nephews, Travis Padgett, Daniel (Mary Ann) Harden, and Chris Brown; and several cousins, great -nieces and great-nephews.
The family received friends Saturday, January 11 at Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home. Funeral services were held Sunday, January 12 at Philadelphia Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Keith Lloyd officiating. Burial followed in Sardis Cemetery.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at www.shepardfh.com. Arrangements were under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston.