Obituary: Captain William James Garner

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Captain William James Garner, 63, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, April 2, 2011, in Marshall Medical Center.

Captain Garner was a native of Giles County, and son of the late Fletcher and Minnie Pearl Williams Garner. He was a Deputy Sheriff with the Marshall County Sheriff's Department. He served his country with the U.S. Army in Vietnam.

He is survived by his longtime companion, Donna Balinger of Lewisburg; two sons, Jeffrey Scott (Lori) Garner of Lynnville and James Kristopher (Jessica) Garner of Knoxville; two granddaughters, Kandice and Kaitlin; and a sister, Magdalene (Adron) Tucker of Pulaski.

Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, April 5, at LifeSong Family Church with burial to follow in the Wheel Cemetery with military honors. London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.