06/08/17  Garner Obit


85 year old Lee Elton Garner of Nashville, Tennessee, formerly of Fordyce died May 16,  at Nashville. Garner grew up in Fordyce and graduated from Fordyce High School. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean war. He worked for the Baptist Sunday School Board from 1966-1979 in marketing, training and vocational guidance. From 1979 until 2010 he was self employed as a management development trainer and consultant.

After returning to Fordyce to care for his mother, he worked on many projects for the improvement of Fordyce. After his wife died in 2011 he moved to Nashville to be near family.

 A private service will be held June 15. Garner will be buried at the Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery.