Selby B. Hardwick, III

Selby B. Hardwick, III


     Selby Barnes “Mo” Hardwick, III, 93, passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Augusta Health in Fishersville.

     He was born in Washington, D.C. on May 22, 1926, a son of the late Selby Barnes Hardwick, Jr. and Ellen (Gray) Hardwick.

     Mo worked as an accountant for Dale Lumber Company in Falls Church, Virginia and retired from Musak in Washington, D.C. in July of 1988. After retirement, Mo and his wife, Laurie moved from Fairfax, Virginia to New Hope, Virginia. Mo was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.  He loved to work in his yard and garden, and enjoyed swimming in his pool.  Mo loved his cottage in Salvo, North Carolina, known as “Mo’s Cottage”.  

     Surviving in addition to his wife of seventy-one years are his daughters, Joan and her husband David Smith and Sally and her husband Olin Armstrong; grandchildren, Sarah and her husband Chris Smith, Tony and his wife Jamie Smith, Jodi and her husband Bruce Walker; and great-grandchildren, Anthony Steiner, Lila Steiner, Laurie Steiner, C.J. Smith, Lenore Smith, and Kora Gray Smith.

     At his request, there will be no services.

     Coffman Funeral Home and Crematory, 230 Frontier Drive, Staunton, is in charge of his arrangements.

     Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

(0) entries

Sign the guestbook.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.