- March 19, 1921 - August 9, 2012
- Beebe, Arkansas
of Charles' Passing
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“Aww, I've just now leaned of the passing of Charles Garner,and have felt so sad. I think everyone in Beebe knew the Garners and felt their love for...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Lena Logue - Beebe, AR
“I MET CHARLIE AND MARY IN THE EARLY 80'S. THEY WERE CIVIL WAR RELIC HUNTERS AND I WAS NEW TO THE HOBBY. I KNEW NOTHING ABOUT THE HOBBY.THEY WERE SO...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: FRED STALEY - LONOKE, AR - FRIEND
“MR. CHARLIE AND MS MARY YOU WILL BE SADLY MISSED.
THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT TO OUR COMMUNITY.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT TO THE ANGEL TREE.
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3 of 7 | Posted by: Penny Parchman - BEEBE, AR
“Grandpa Garner will be deeply missed. His infectious (and often mischievous) smile was a delight to all who knew him. I now know that he is holding...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Kathleen Cain - Grubville, MO
“I ve chosen to represent Charlie! He was so full of laughter! I loved to put lipstick on and kiss his cheek just to see him blush... My family knew...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Regina Bridges - El Paso, AR
“Beebe will not be the same without the Garners. They were such lovely, giving people. Their joy was in serving others. I am so proud to have known...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Patricia Lehman - Norfolk, VA
“We enjoyed many years next door to Charlie and Mary.They helped us with gardening tips,and we put "garner gook" on many of our trees and bushes.We...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Windell, Ruby Wiggs - Beebe, AR
Charles G. Garner, 91, of Beebe, Arkansas, passed away August 9, 2012, at the Beebe Retirement Center. He was born March 19, 1921, in Memphis, Tennessee, the son of A. J. (Jack) and Ruth Garner. He retired from an Air Force career to Beebe with his late wife, Mary Alice. He was active at the Beebe Christian Outreach Center, the Beebe Shepherd Center and a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Beebe. Over his life, Charles enjoyed a wide range of interests including gardening and collecting Civil War relics.
Charles was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Alice, and a grandson, Brian Johnson. He is survived by daughters Linda Johnson of Poplar Bluff, Missouri, Suzanne O'Dea and her husband Tom of Lake George, New York; one grandson, James Johnson; and two great-grandchildren.
Family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe. Funeral will be 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 14, 2012, at Westbrook Funeral Home, with burial in Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens.