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Funeral services will be conducted from the Chapel of the Erickson and Brown Funeral Home, Saturday at 10 a.m. for Henry Lester Hardin, who passed away in Orland Wednesday. Rev. Joseph W. Bruner of the First Baptist Church will officiate. Interment will follow in the West Side Cemetery. Mr. Hardin, a former Taftian, was employed with the Standard Oil Company while a resident in this city. He was born February 3, 1908 in Nebraska. Survivors include his widow, Josephine of Orland; two sons, Robert L. Hardin of Valley Acres and Joseph C. Hardin of Orland; daughter, Nancy Sue Hardin of Orland; mother, Della Hardin of Beaumont and brother, Aubry Hardin also of Beaumont. One grandchild also survives.