Age: (Not Given) Address: Buladean Community of Mitchell County, North Carolina Date of Death: Sunday, May 11, 2014 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Details: Robert E. Garland, of Buladean, passed away on Sunday, May 11th at the John F. Keever, Jr. Solace Center.
A native of Mitchell County, he was a son of the late Jim and Marie Brinkley Garland.
He was also preceded in death by 3 sisters and 2 brothers. He was faithful member of Roans Chapel Freewill Baptist Church. Robert was a dedicated husband and father.
Surviving are his loving wife of 36 years, Crystal Wilcox Garland; twins: Dorothy Marie and Kenneth Wayne Garland; 3 sisters: Dora Lou Wishon and Lorene Francis (Roy) all of Johnson City and Wanda Tracy (Webb) of Felton, PA; 4 brothers: Roger Garland (Wanda), Wayne Brinkley (Sue) and Clyde Garland all of Buladean and Troy Garland (Betty) of Johnson City. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, May 15th in Roans Chapel Freewill Baptist Church. Rev. Keith Tipton will officiate. Burial will follow in the Garland-Parker Cemetery. The family will receive friends 1 until 3 p.m. prior to the service at the church.
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