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In Memory of

Ernest Gordon Hartley

August 14, 1933 - September 14, 2016

Obituary


Ernest Gordon Hartley, Jr. - an 83 year-old native of Whistler and resident of Mobile passed away Wednesday, September 14, 2016. Mr. Hartley served in the United States Air Force for four years and the Reserves for many years after. He attended the University of Alabama from 1952-56, where he was a member of Phi Sigma Kappa for which he later served as membership chairman for 14 years. Mr. Hartley also attended Oklahoma University and the University of Texas. As a chosen career of civil service, he worked at Brookley Field in Mobile and later...

Ernest Gordon Hartley, Jr. - an 83 year-old native of Whistler and resident of Mobile passed away Wednesday, September 14, 2016. Mr. Hartley served in the United States Air Force for four years and the Reserves for many years after. He attended the University of Alabama from 1952-56, where he was a member of Phi Sigma Kappa for which he later served as membership chairman for 14 years. Mr. Hartley also attended Oklahoma University and the University of Texas. As a chosen career of civil service, he worked at Brookley Field in Mobile and later at Kelly Air Force Base in San Antonio, TX from which he retired as personnel director after 40 years of service. He was a member of Christ United Methodist Church of Mobile.
Mr. Hartley was preceded in death by his parents, E.G. Hartley, Sr. and Alline Mozingo Hartley, and brother, David Hartley. He is survived by two nephews, Nick Hartley (Casey) and Ernie Hartley, his cousin and caretaker, Amelia Armistead, family and friends.
Visitation will be at Radney Funeral Home in Saraland on Tuesday, September 20, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Graveside services and interment with military honors will follow in the Alabama State Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Spanish Fort at 1:30 p.m. Condolences may be offered at www.radneyfuneralhome-saraland.com.Arrangements by Radney Funeral Home, 1200 Industrial Parkway, Saraland, Alabama 36571.