Jerry Dee Garland

Mulberry, Crawford County, Arkansas, USA
Death 9 Sep 2016 (aged 87)
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Basin, Big Horn County, Wyoming, USA
Memorial ID 169710128 · View Source
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Jerry Dee Garland, 87

July 14, 1929 ~ September 9, 2016

Jerry Dee was born July 14, 1929 in Mulberry, AR to Herman and Baby Sue (Fisher) Garland.

At a young age Jerry moved to Glendora, California.

Jerry served his country in the U.S. Army as a paratrooper in the 11th Airborne from May, 1946 to November, 1947.

He married Wanda Harper on September 5, 1954 in Los Angeles. They were blessed with three sons.

They lived in California until 1968 when they moved to Wyoming. Jerry relocated his business to California in 1987.

After he retired he moved to the Basin, WY Area, and then to Beatrice in 2010.

Sadly, his first wife, Wanda, died in 2001.

He married Vonda (Spargur) Roberts on February 14, 2013.

Jerry D. Garland, 87, of Beatrice, NE died Friday, September 9, 2016 in Lincoln, NE.

He was a veteran, serving the United States in the Army.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife Vonda Roberts Garland; 3 sons: Jay(Nancy) Garland of Lakewood, CO; Dave (Kim)Garland of Umpire, AR; Wes (Tina)Garland of Beatrice; 9 grandchildren: Cameron, Rose, Devin, Mary Jo, Ryan, Gunner, Savanna, Rebecca, and Benjamin; 6 great-grandchildren; 2 brothers, Billy and Paul; and nieces and nephews.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, Herman and Baby Sue (Fisher) Garland; 1st wife Wanda Harper (6/14/2001).

Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at Christ Community Church with Pastor Dan Martin conducting the service and offering words of comfort. Burial will be in the Mount View Cemetery in Basin, WY. The body will lie in state from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday evening with the Family greeting friends.

Harman-Wright Mortuary in service to the family.

National Archives; obituary courtesy of Harman-Wright Mortuary, Beatrice, Nebraska; kind assistance of FindaGrave volunteer Jay Freeman #47830174

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  • Added: 10 Sep 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 169710128
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