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Funeral Service

Calvary Baptist Church of Reidsville
Thursday January 13th, 2022

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New Lebanon Christian Church Cemetery
Thursday January 13th, 2022
3:00pm - 3:00pm

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Harold Wayne Vaden

Harold Wayne Vaden, 84, of 8030 NC Hwy 87, Reidsville went home to be with The Lord Sunday, January 9, 2022, at his home.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, January 13, 2022, at Calvary Baptist Church with Pastor Travis McGuirt, Dr. Clay Warf and Rev. Richard Everett officiating. The burial will follow at New Lebanon Christian Church Cemetery. Due to the uncertainty of the current situation with COVID, there will be no formal visitation, but the family will be receiving friends at Harold’s home.

Harold was born in Rockingham County to the late Roy and Virginia Moore Vaden. He was a veteran of the US Army Reserves. He received his education from Guilford College and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Harold was a Ram’s Club member for 40 years and “True Blue” Tar Heel fan. He retired from Burlington Industries with over 40 years of service. A longtime and faithful member of Calvary Baptist Church, Harold served as Sunday school director and was treasurer for 40 years. After his retirement, he served on the Board of Directors for Hospice of Rockingham County and volunteered there for 20 years. He was a member of the North Carolina Foundation, served on the board of the Self Help Credit Union, the Rockingham County Industrial Commission, and active in countless other community affairs. Harold will be remembered for his generosity and time given to the community. Along with his parents, he was also preceded in death by his nephews, Mike and Tyler Scott.

He is survived by his sisters, Linda Vaden Walker and husband Nat, Judy Vaden Lovelace and husband Terry and Rachel Vaden Scott and husband Jim; nephews Tom Walker, Jonathan Walker, Dr. Chris Lovelace and wife Dawn and Brian Lovelace; great nieces and nephews Jake, Kamryn, Aubree, Vaden, and Jill.

Memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Baptist Church Building Fund, 7860 NC Hwy 87 N. Reidsville, NC 27320 OR North Carolina Baptist Foundation, the Harold Vaden Endowment Fund, 201 Convention Drive, Cary, NC 27511.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.wilkersonfuneral.com

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A candle was lit in memory of Harold Vaden

Bill Apple Mar 22 2022 12:39 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Harold Vaden

Ruth Anne Grogan Jan 28 2022 2:57 AM

Harold Wayne was a true southern gentleman and a shining light in this world. He possessed the rare ability to touch in a positive way the lives of all in whom he came in contact. He will be greatly missed but greatly remembered.

Linda Stanfield Kilgariff Jan 27 2022 5:24 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Harold Vaden

John Jarrell Jan 21 2022 2:25 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Harold Vaden

Bill Medley Jan 17 2022 3:28 PM

So sorry to hear of his passing! Praying for the family!

Frank and Sandra Thompson Jan 14 2022 10:11 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Harold Vaden

Bill and Martha Roberts Jan 13 2022 9:05 PM

Harold was such a kind caring man. He was a classmate of my mother in law and when she was going to chemo treatments at Baptist he often helped with transportation. He was so generous , kind, and a blessing to our family. He was truly a southern gentleman and he will be missed greatly.

Amy Littrell Jan 13 2022 8:48 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Harold Vaden

Carol Mullis Jan 13 2022 8:28 PM

Harold was a wonderful man who was our go to on our Moore ancestors. Really going to miss him.

Ronnie Webster. Jan 13 2022 8:23 PM

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