John Paul Harwood, 78, of Union City passed away Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021, at his home.
Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Brother Robert Winstead will officiate. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery near Dukedom.
Pallbearers will be his grandsons.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the hour of services Wednesday.
John was born Dec. 17, 1942, in Weakley County, son of the late Johnny and Tommie (Holmes) Harwood. He married Betty (Lane) Harwood August 31, 1974. She survives. John was retired from Jimmy Dean Foods in Newbern.
He is also survived by two daughters, Pamela Crone and husband, Chester, of Obion and Paula Waller and husband, Mike, of Newbern; one son, John Robert Harwood and wife, Denise, of Texas; one stepdaughter, Sheila Florez and husband, Eric, of Union City; one stepson, Joey Rambo of Union City; 10 grandchildren, Jazzmin Harwood, Xavier Harwood, Johnnie Hodge, Justin Hodge, Bobby Faulkner, Ashley Faulkner, Grant Parnell, Brandon Parnell, David Choate and Daniel Choate; and 10 great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Peggy Harwood Phillips.
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