Valdosta Daily Times

October 23, 2013

Dewayne Alan Garner


The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Dewayne Alan Garner, 44, of Valdosta, passed away Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at his residence after a brief illness. He was born Dec. 27, 1968, in Valdosta to the late Charles and Hilda Garner. He graduated in 1987, from Lowndes High School. Dewayne worked 26 years, erecting steel buildings for Steel Building Construction and Warehouse Rentals of South Georgia.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, David Garner; aunts,  Faye Johnson and Pearl Rowe; uncles, Jake Garner and Avon Garner.

Survivors include his wife of 20 years, Teresa Garner; daughters and sons-in-law, Shelby Garner, Danielle and Lance Burkhalter; two grandchildren, Macie Burkhalter and Gage Burkhalter, all of Valdosta; sisters, Libby Moore, Valdosta, Pat Marshall, Dixon, Tenn.; mother-in-law, Linda (Wesley) Barrentine; father-in-law and mother-in-law, James (Barbara) Hall; two brothers-in-law and sister-in-law, Lamar (Laurie) Hall, David Hall; sisters-in-law, Lynn Wetherington and Regina Barrentine; aunt, Cheryl Garner; uncles, J.C. Rowe and Joe Garner; special friends, Bud Bassford and family, and Katherine Revill and family, all of Valdosta; and numerous family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, in the Valdosta Chapel of Music Funeral Services with the Rev. Maxie Williams officiating. Burial will follow in Carter Cemetery in Echols County. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral Home.

Sympathy may be expressed online at www.musicfuneralservices.com — Music Funeral Services, Valdosta is serving the family.