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Willis Otis Hardberger (b. March 11, 1886, d. September 30, 1930)Willis Otis Hardberger was born March 11, 1886 in Danville, Yell County, Arkansas, and died September 30, 1930 in Klamath Falls, Oregon.He married Tamar Eugenia Wilson on December 25, 1910 in Atlanta, Winn Parish, Louisiana, daughter of Carroll Cicero Wilson and Jessie Monema Hilbun.
Notes for Willis Otis Hardberger:
Willis was a sawyer for Kesterson Lumber Co. in Klamath Falls, Oregon. He would not give his wife, Tamar, enough money for food, clothing and shelter. She went to work. Later, about 1927,she divorced him when she could live on her own without any assistance from him.
Willis was killed in a logging accident on September 30, 1930. He was given his daily 10 minute break from operating the saw. He was watching a large log being pulled into the mill. The cable attached to the log broke and lashed out, crushing Willis' legs. He would not let them amputate. He died from shock and hemorrhage.
More About Willis Otis Hardberger and Tamar Eugenia Wilson:
Marriage: December 25, 1910, Atlanta, Winn Parish, Louisiana.
Children of Willis Otis Hardberger and Tamar Eugenia Wilson are:
- +Williard Otto Hardberger.
- +Florian Max Hardberger.
- +Carol Marie Hardberger.