“Buddy” Marvin Hardison Jr., 39, of Newport, died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, in Newport.

“Buddy” Marvin Hardison Jr., 39, of Newport, died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, in Newport.

Service will be private.

He is survived by his father, Marvin Hardison Sr. of Pollocksville; step mother, Sherry Hardison of Pollocksville; and three sisters, Rita Taylor of Newport, Cristy Hardison of Havelock and Samantha Hardison of Pollocksville.

Arrangements are by Noe Funeral Service of Beaufort.