S Y L A C A U G A - Graveside service for Richard Alan Gardner, 50, was Monday, Aug. 26 at 2 p.m. at Unity Cemetery with the Rev. Jim Shaw officiating. Mr. Gardner passed away Aug. 23 at Coosa Valley Medical Center. He is preceded in death by his mother, Mavis Waites, and his brother, Randall Gardner. He is survived by his daughter, Lisa Crawford; his father and mother, Roy and Silvia Gardner of Sylacauga; brothers Curtis Gardner (Donna), DeWayne Isbell (Marie) and Josh Gardner; sisters Carla Roth (Carsten) and Rita Tapley (Bobby); grandchildren, Erin and Erica Moreland. Pallbearers were Brady Cooper, Edward Gardner, Kent Gardner, J.W. Gardner, Mark Davenport and Michael Davenport. Online condolences may be offered at www. curtisandsonfh.com.
Curtis and Son Funeral Home North Chapel directed the services.