Mrs. Nell L. Garner

  • BORN: October 28, 1933
  • DIED: April 10, 2018
  • LOCATION: Start, Louisiana

Funeral services for Nell L Garner, 84, of Start, LA were held at 10:00 AM Thursday, April 12, 2018 at Crew Lake United Methodist Church, Start with Bro. Marshall Sevier officiating. Burial followed in the Start Cemetery, Start, LA. under the direction of Brown-Holley Funeral Home, Rayville.

Mrs. Garner was born October 28, 1933, in Start, LA and passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in West Monroe, LA. She loved her family and was loved in returned it showed by all the cards, letters, and pictures she treasured and saved. Mrs. Garner was a retired school teacher with a master degree plus 45 years. She also was a member of Crew Lake United Methodist Church. She loved to read, to garden, and all flowers.

Mrs. Nell is preceded in death by her parents, Alma and Clint Word; aunt, Etta Lee Alsbrooks; brothers, Rev. Scott Word, George Word, Billy Word, Lee Word, and Eddie Word Sr.; and her sister, Lena Ross.

Survivors include her beloved husband of 44 years, Walter Garner of Start; children, Kenny Laird, Angie Garner Pickens, Lori Garner; grandchildren and great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Eddie Word Jr., Aaron Word, George Word Jr., Gray Martin, Danny Dubard, and Jarrod Durflinger.

Honorary pallbearers were Jerry Word, George Word Sr., Lynn Word, Marvin Ross, Gregg Pickens, and Robert S. Ross Sr.

Memorials can be made to Crew Lake United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 280, Start, LA 71279.


Visitation
  • Wednesday, April 11
    5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Crew Lake United Methodist Church
  • 2830 Magnolia Dr.
  • Start, LA 71279
  • (318) 728-4702
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Funeral Service
  • Thursday, April 12
    10:00 AM
  • Crew Lake United Methodist Church
  • 2830 Magnolia Dr.
  • Start, LA 71279
  • (318) 728-4702
  • Get Directions

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