Mr. Garner was born on March 18, 1951. He was the son of the late Arnold and Mattie Garner. He was a member of the East Griffin Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Edna Garner; son and daughter-in-law, Edward and Gail Garner; son and fiancé, Benjamin Garner and Sandra Cosper; daughter and fiancé, Glenda Garner and Adam Stephens; adopted daughter and her son, Andrea and Ryan Dawson; grandson, Christopher Garner; step-grandson and fiancé, Robby Thomas and Ashley James; step-grandson, “Tater” Thomas; 3 step great-grandchildren; sisters, Elizabeth Duckett, Erlein Garner, and Beatrice Carr; brother, Eugene Garner.
Funeral Services for Mr. Glenn Arnold Garner will be held on Monday, March 18, 2013 at 2 p.m. in the sanctuary of the East Griffin Baptist Church. Rev. Charles Killingsworth will officiate. Burial will follow in Westwood Gardens. Friends may visit with the family on Monday from noon until the service hour at the church.
The Haisten McCullough Funeral Home, 1155 Everee Inn Rd. is in charge of arrangements.
Ms. Harriet Gale Rowland, age 65 of Hampton, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at Brightmoor Hospice.
Ms. Rowland was born in Dublin, Georgia on May 16, 1947. She is preceded in death by her parents, Harry C. Rowland and Mary Alice Fain Rowland. Ms. Rowland was a 1966 graduate of Griffin High School and formerly worked for the Atlanta Army Depot.
Survivors include brothers and sisters-in-law, James E. and Jean Rowland, Tommy and Laurie Rowland, Kim Rowland; several nieces and nephews.
Visitation for Ms. Harriet Gale Rowland will be on Sunday, March 17, 2013 from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. at Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. Following the visitation, funeral services will be conducted at 3:00pm in the Chapel of Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, 6520 North Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309-2130.
Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 West McIntosh Road, Griffin, GA is in charge of arrangements. www.conner-westburyfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. June Kilgore Tuggle, age 72 of Griffin, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at Grady Memorial Hospital.
Mrs. Tuggle was born in Lovejoy, Georgia, on June 24, 1940. She is preceded in death by her parents, Loring Kilgore and Penny Kennedy Kilgore; great great granddaughter, Alexa Hernandez. Mrs. Tuggle was retired from Griffin Resa, loved animals, playing the piano and traveling. She was a member of Pomona United Methodist Church.
Survivors include husband, Danny Tuggle; sons and daughters-in-law, Franklin and Lesa Allen, Scott and Veronica Tuggle, John Tuggle; daughters and son-in-law, Angie Nelms, Susan and Nick Daniele; 13 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 3 p.m. at Pomona United Methodist Church. Reverend Gene Walton will officiate. Interment will follow in Griffin Memorial Gardens.
Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 West McIntosh Road, Griffin, is in charge of arrangements. www.conner-westburyfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Betty Jean Rainwater Clark, age 82, of Barnesville passed away Thursday, March 14, 2013 in a Thomaston Healthcare Facility. Funeral Services for Mrs. Betty Jean Rainwater Clark will be conducted Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Williams Funeral Home with the Reverend Franklin Gibson officiating. Interment will be private. The family will receive friends at the Williams Funeral Home on Saturday, March 16, 2013 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Williams Funeral Home of Barnesville is in charge of arrangements. 770-358-1678. www.williamsfh.net.
Mr. Robert T. Eubanks, age 54, of Griffin, passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at DeKalb Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. Visitation for Mr. Eubanks will be from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday, March 18, 2013 at Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. A memorial service will be conducted Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 West McIntosh Road, is in charge of arrangements. www.conner-westburyfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Vivian E. “Sally” Sheffield, age 74 of Griffin, passed away Friday, March 15, 2013 at her residence. The family will hold a celebration of life for Mrs. “Sally” Sheffield on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 3 p.m. at 1476 Jackson Road. Heritage Funeral Home, 1512 Williamson Rd. Griffin, GA 30224, is in charge of arrangements. www.heritagefhgriffin.com.