Floyd Benton Garton
Floyd Benton Garton
  • September 29, 1927 - July 28, 2017
  • Huntsville, Alabama

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Floyd Benton Garton, 89 of Huntsville, AL passed away on Friday, July 28, 2017. Mr. Garton was preceded in death by his father, Floyd Benton Garton, Sr.; mother, Edna Mae Garton; sisters, Marion Mayer and Lois Garton.

He is survived by his wife, Janet Garton; daughters, Kimberly Glassman and her husband David Glassman, Lisa Whitt and her husband Keith Whitt; grandchildren, Corey Waugh, Brad Waugh, Gary Glassman and Jessica Glassman.

Floyd worked for Martin Marietta for 37 years where he was Site Manager on the Pershing Missile. He volunteered at the Salvation Army in the Soup Kitchen for 20+ years. He was also an usher at Whitesburg Baptist Church for over 20 years.

You may visit with the family on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 from 12:00pm until 1:00pm at Whitesburg Baptist Church, Recreation Outreach Center, 7300 Whitesburg Dr, Huntsville, AL 35802. Funeral Services, conducted by Pastor Jimmy Jackson will begin at 1:00pm. Interment will follow at Valhalla Memory Gardens in the Garden of Valor. Please sign his guest registry at www.valhallafunerals.com.