Harriet Adela Bailey Hastings

February 26, 1921April 5, 2018

Harriet Adela Bailey Hastings, 97, of Newton, NC, passed away April 5, 2018 at Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory. Harriet was born in Claremont, NH. She was predeceased by her parents, Frances and Harold Bailey; her siblings, and her beloved husband, Amos. Left to cherish her memory are daughters, Terri Hastings of Newton, Patricia Murningham of Conover; son, Amos L. Hastings, Jr. of Lubbock, TX; grandchildren, Wendy Stewart of Lubbock, Tx, and Lee Hastings of McKinney, TX.

Harriet delighted in keeping active and healthy. Her interests were gardening and enjoying her bluebirds and hummingbirds. She could often be found mowing her lawn. She loved her children and was the consummate definition of mother and wife.

A private service will be held.

Memorials may be given in her name to Eastern Catawba County Cooperative Ministry (ECCCM), 245 E. N Street, Newton, NC 28658.

The family wishes to thank the caring CNA’s and the PT Dept. at Abernethy Rehab. and the superior and loving caregivers at Catawba Valley Medical Center Critical Care Unit.

Condolences may be sent to the Hastings family at

The Hastings family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover.


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Paul and Dia Gicking

April 8, 2018

We are so sorry for the loss of your wonderful Mother. She was amazing!