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Johnny “Johnny Angel” Ray Harden, 55, of Houston passed on to the Lord on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009 after a truck/motorcycle accident.

He was born Oct. 20, 1953 in Bellville, to Jim and Jean Harden.

He was a 1972 graduate of Sam Houston High School in Houston.

He was married to Barbara Harden from 1983 to 1993.

He had a passion for Harley motorcycles and participated in numerous rides, rallies and benefits.

Johnny is survived by his daughter, Anna Taylor and husband, Herman of Austin; son, Joshua Harden of League City; grandchildren Issac and Janae Taylor of Austin and Jasmine Harden of Texas City; mother, Jean Harden of Bellville; brother, Jimmy Harden Jr. and wife, Donna of Porter; sister Jeannie Smith and husband, Dave of Huntsville; sister, Janice Santos of Bellville and a host of other relatives and many friends.

He is preceded in death by his father, Jim Harden, Sr. and his niece, Samantha Harden.

“Johnny Angel” was laid to rest on Saturday, Oct. 17 at Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery in Bellville.

A memorial fund has been set up to aid the family with funeral expenses. For information or to make a contribution: Johnny Angel Memorial, c/o Anna Taylor, Account #225931, 6420 U.S. Hwy. 290 East, Austin, Texas, 78723, 512-302-6800 or Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel 842 East Main St. Bellville, Texas 77418 in memory of Johnny.

Posted by Joy Neely


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