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Ruth "Pat" Overcash Garner
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Birth: 1927
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 22, 2011
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA

GASTONIA - Ruth "Pat" Garner, 84, died May 22, 2011.

Born in Mecklenburg County, she was the daughter of the late O.G. Overcash and Willie Overcash.

Mrs. Garner was retired from Southern Bell. A member of Covenant United Methodist Church, she enjoyed bowling, crocheting, gardening and crafting, and loved her family and friends dearly.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Garner was preceded in death by a brother and three sisters.

Survivors include her husband of 62 years, Henry H. Garner; daughter, Debbie Reavis of Concord; sisters and brothers-in-law, Billie and Curtis Caskey, and Jerry Shields, both of Charlotte, and Carol and Bill Ward of Anderson, SC; grandchildren, Scott Reavis and wife, Michelle of Stanley and William Reavis and wife, Kelly of Kannapolis; three great-grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Founders Chapel of McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia with the Revs. Paul Brown and Scott Wheeler officiating. Burial will be at Gaston Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Covenant United Methodist Church, 801 W Franklin Blvd., Gastonia, NC 28052 or Gaston Hospice, P.O. Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054.

McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the family of Mrs. Garner.

Published in Gaston Gazette on May 24, 2011

~ birth year estimated ~

 
 
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 Parents:
  Oliver Graham Overcash (1899 - 1982)
  Willie Estelle Overcash Overcash (1900 - 1973)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry Hillard Garner (1927 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Herman Alexander Overcash (1919 - 1994)*
  June Lucille Overcash Godfrey (1923 - 1997)*
  Ruth Overcash Garner (1927 - 2011)
  Billie Oliver Overcash Caskey (1928 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gaston Memorial Park
Gastonia
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: J L
Record added: May 24, 2011
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