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 Emma Laura <I>Bates</I> Garner

Emma Laura Bates Garner

Death 20 Sep 2004 (aged 89)
Burial Lampasas, Lampasas County, Texas, USA
Plot Blocks 4 and 12. See note above.
Memorial ID 30460276 · View Source
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Emma Laura Bates, born in Lampasas Co., TX - Daughter of John Newell Bates Sr and Emma Rowena Bean.

Emma married, before 1941, Herman Edward Garner Sr, a son of Milton Edward Garner and Dicie Beatrice Roch.

Mother of Wayman Edward, Herman Edward Jr and Annie Laura Garner.

Emma died in Bertram, Burnet Co., TX.
Killeen Daily Herald
September 23, 2004

Emma Laura Garner

LAMPASAS - Services for Emma Laura Garner, 89, will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at Briggs-Gamel-Wilcox Funeral Home Chapel in Lampasas.

Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lampasas.

Mrs. Garner died Sept. 20, 2004, at a Bertram nursing home.

She was born Oct. 29, 1914, in Lampasas, the daughter of the late John Newell Sr. and Emma Rowena Bean Bates.

Mrs. Garner had lived in Bertram for six months and previously resided in Lampasas County her entire life.

She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Lampasas.

Survivors include a son, Herman Edward Garner Jr. of Lampasas; a daughter, Laura Eaton of Marble Falls; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Garner was also preceded in death by an infant son, Waymon Edward Garner; and two brothers, W.D. Bates and Newell Bates.

The family will receive visitors from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the Cherokee Home For Children or to the church of one's choice.

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OCT. 29, 1914
SEPT. 20, 2004

Gravesite Details Double marker with husband, Herman Edward Garner Sr. located in Block 12. Emma also has a single marker in Block 4 with the Bean Family (Emma's Mother's Family).





  • Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
  • Added: 10 Oct 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30460276
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Laura Bates Garner (29 Oct 1914–20 Sep 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30460276, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Lampasas, Lampasas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Sarah Locklin Taylor (contributor 46921363) .