William Neal “Bill” Hardison

William Neal “Bill” Hardison

November 8, 2023, 58, Mount Olive —

William Neal “Bill” Hardison, 58, passed away Wednesday morning, November 8, 2023, at his home in Mount Olive.

Bill had been employed as a route salesman with Franklin Baking Co. for many years and was employed with Mt. Olive Pickle Company at the time of onset of his illness.

He is remembered for his love for antiques and the frequenting of auction sales and flea markets.

Son of the late Raybon “Fred” and Margaret Everett Hardison, Bill leaves behind his wife, Wendy Whitfield Hardison, of the home; a daughter and son-in-law, Katie and Alex Moseley of Beulaville; three grandchildren,

Caiden Moseley, Eli Moseley, and Madelyn Moseley, all of Beulaville; a brother, Raybon “Ray” Hardison, Jr. and wife, Teresa, of Princeton; three sisters, Brenda H. Schneider of Goldsboro, Gloria Thompson and husband, J.R.., of Mount Olive, and Evelyn Lane and husband, Roger, of Mount Olive, and several nieces and nephews.

A Graveside service will be held Friday, November 10, at 11 a.m. in the Calypso Cemetery. Officiating will be Pastor Patrick Muston. Visitation will be at the cemetery.