James N. “Jim” Hardin, 71, of Glen, MS passed away at Magnolia Regional Health Center on Sunday, August 20, 2023. Born in Alabama on December 23, 1951 to the late H.V. and Renee Naron Hardin, Jim served his country in Vietnam with the United States Army and worked for several years in insurance sales. He will forever be missed by those who loved him. A private gathering of family and friends will be held at a later date. Magnolia Funeral Home - East is entrusted with the arrangements. Those left to honor Jim’s memory include his son, Brandon Hardin and wife Kristy; his daughter, Emily Corby and husband Francis; 6 grandchildren; his brother, Tom Hardin; his sister, Sally Montgomery and husband Robert; other relatives and many friends. In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by his sisters, Glenda Hebert and Carole Scutt. Online condolences may be expressed at magnoliafuneralhome.net.