GARLAND OWEN, 76
Anthony - Garland Owen Thomas, age 76, born in South Boston, VA, passed away at his home December 27, 2012.
He moved here from Suffolk, VA to Cross Creek in 2000 and moved to the Anthony area three years ago. He retired as an electrician from Dominion Resources Power Company.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Leslie and Gladys Thomas. He is survived by his loving wife Marlene and son Owen; brother Tony Thomas, Chesapeake, VA; and sister Patricia Blake, Homosassa, FL.
Funeral Services will be 2 p.m., Sunday, December 30, 2012 at Countryside Funeral Home Chapel in Anthony. A Graveside Internment will be 11 a.m., Monday, December 31, 2012 at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL.
Arrangements by Countryside Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Gainesville High School Marching Band and Guard.
Published in Gainesville Sun from Dec. 31, 2012 to Jan. 1, 2013