Mildred Gardner, 88, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, June 30, 2013, at her residence.
She was a native of Green County and a member of Elizabethtown Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Elliott Gardner; her parents, Vernon and Pearl Dowell Shuffett; a brother, Garnett Shuffett; and a sister, Alice Pearl Shuffett.
She is survived by her daughter, Linda Gardner Hutcherson of Elizabethtown; three sons, James H. Gardner of Illinois, Jerry L. (Micki) Gardner of San Diego, Calif., and John S. Gardner of Elizabethtown; two brothers, Dr. Robert Shuffett of Greensburg and Vernon (Dot) Shuffett of Alabama; three grandchildren, Justin Gardner, Anita Routt and Jeremy Hutcherson; three great-grandchildren, Millie Routt, Emily Gardner and Jordan Gardner.
The funeral is at 11 a.m. Friday, July 5, at Elizabethtown Church of Christ with Brother John Board officiating. Burial follows in Buffalo Cemetery.
Visitation is from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown and continues at 10 a.m. Friday at the church.