October 26, 1927 ~ December 10, 2014
Reverend Clarence Garner, Sr. 87, Hwy 705, Eagle Springs, NC died Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Tabernacle United Methodist Church, with the Reverend Mamie Alley and Reverend Tommy Sweeley officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Clarence was a native of Moore County, born October 26, 1927. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and a great grandfather. He graduated from Duke Divinity School in 1971 and served as an ordained minister with the North Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church for over 30 years.
Clarence was a son of the late J. T. and Mattie Garner. He is survived by one brother Clyde Garner of Winston Salem.
Clarence is survived by his wife of 65 years, Elgie; son: Clarence Garner, Jr. and wife Debbie, daughter; Rosemary, son James and wife Tanya; 7 grandsons and 6 great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM, Friday, December 12, 2014 at Kennedy Funeral Home and at other times at the home.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to; Tabernacle UMC Cemetery Fund P. O. Box 395 Robbins, NC 27325
Kennedy Funeral Home is assisting the Garner Family
Condolences may be made to pinesfunerals.com