Nelson Garner, age 60, of Forsyth County passed away Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012. He was a 50-year member of Cumming Second Baptist Church. He loved deer hunting, fishing and taxidermy. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bonnie and Effie Garner; son, Kevin Garner; sister, Rachel Jackson; brother, Charles Edwards.
He is survived by his wife, Harriette Garner; son, Travis Lee Garner; stepchildren, Beth (John) Gomez, Darlene Raines, Dale (Donna) Ballew, Richard Ballew; brothers and sister-in-law, Kenneth (Linda) Garner, David Garner, Wayne Garner; special friend, Leroy; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Dec. 8, at 2 p.m. at Ingram Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Sam Rickett, the Rev. Terry Cowart, the Rev. Richard Martin, the Rev. Alan Swafford and the Rev. Tim Hubbard officiating. Interment will follow at Sawnee View Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Ingram Funeral Home Thursday, Dec. 6, from 1-9 p.m., Friday, Dec. 7, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 8, from 9 a.m. until hour of the service.
Condolences may be made at www.ingramfuneralhome.com.
Ingram Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.