Harold Earnest, formerly of Columbia, died April 13, 2013

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 | 5:36 p.m. CDT

Harold Earnest, 81, passed away at the San Juan Nursing Home in San Juan, TX on Saturday April 13, 2013 with his wife Dee, by his side.  Harold was born in Humansville, Missouri. He was the son of Marie Hall Earnest and Harley Earnest.  Being born at the beginning of the Depression, his two favorite toys were of humble means but provided hours of entertainment. One was a tin can he used to push with a stick and the other was a tire he would roll around.