Gaston “Buck” Dee Harden

Walhalla, SC — Gaston “Buck” Dee Harden, 87, husband of Mary Pauline “Polly” Harden, of 1414 Pickens Highway, Walhalla, passed away, Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at Oconee Memorial Hospital.


A native of Walhalla, SC, Mr. Harden was the son of the late Dee and Alice Hall Harden. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and later retired from Duke Energy. Mr. Harden was a member of the Blue Ridge Masonic Lodge #92 and the Hejaz Shrine Temple. He was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church.


In addition to his wife, Mr. Harden is survived by his son: Douglas Harden; step-sons: Michael and Robert Davis; daughter: Jennie Davis; step-daughters: Debbie Ward and Dartanya Vaughn; fourteen grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.


Funeral services will be conducted at 4:00 PM, Thursday, January 11, 2018, at Davenport Funeral Home Chapel.


The family will receive friends from 2:30-4:00 PM, Thursday, January 11, 2018, prior to the service, at Davenport Funeral Home.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ebenezer Baptist Church, Attn: Building Fund, P.O. Box 130, West Union, SC 29696.


The family is at the home.