Greg Garner, of Covington, died Sept. 19. The son of Jean Bowen Garner and the late Rev. Guy Garner, he was born in 1962. He was the owner and operator of East Metro Tire Service for 32 years.
Mr. Garner enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle and was involved in charity motorcycle rides as well as the March of Dimes. He had a food ministry, supplying food to people in need. Mr. Garner will be remembered as a loving father and grandfather. He was preceded in death by father the Rev. Guy Garner, brother Jamie Garner and sister Elizabeth Jane Garner.
Surviving are daughters Terri Garner of Covington, Kimberly Garner of Newborn, Courtney Garner of Conyers, Autumn Garner of Social Circle; grandchildren Chasity Garner, C.J. Cobb, Jada Reed; mother Jean B. Garner of Covington; sister and brother-in-law Sherry and Jody Drake of Covington; brother and sister-in-law Norman and Christi Garner of Marietta; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, in the chapel of Caldwell & Cowan, 1215 Access Road, with Pastor Gavin Moon officiating. Interment will follow in Lawnwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today, Sept. 21, starting at 6 p.m.
The Covington News Sept. 21, 2007