Homer L. Garner, 84


Homer L. Garner, 84, of Minerva passed away Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017, in Carroll Healthcare Center in Carrollton.

Born Aug. 17, 1933, in East Sparta, he was a son of the late Homer and Manilla Levengood Garner.

Homer was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War and a member of Pleasant Grove Methodist Church near Minerva.

He is survived by his son, Timothy Garner of Canton; three grandchildren, Trenton, Trinity, and Trace; a sister, Doris; and several nieces and nephews.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Betty, in 2008; two brothers and a sister.

Funeral services will be Thursday, Sept. 7, at 11 a.m. in Dodds Funeral Home of Carrollton. Burial will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. in the funeral home.