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Mr. Earnest Garner, 76, Cumberland Co., KY (d. Dec. 6, 2011)

He was a member of a respected Southeast Cumberland Co., KY family
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Mr. Earnest Earl "Curley" Garner, age 76, of the Hegira Community in Cumberland County, Kentucky passed away on Tuesday December 6, 2011 at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, KY.

Funeral services for Earnest Earl "Curly" Garner will be held on Saturday December 10, 2011 at 2pmCT, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY. Burial will follow in the Rose of Sharon Cemetery. The family will receive friends after 2pmCT on Friday until the funeral hour on Saturday.

Survivors include his wife, Nelda Thrasher Garner, and the following:
  • His sons, Billy Garner and Kenneth Garner

  • His daughters, Kathy Garner and Jennifer Cooper all of Burkesville, KY

  • His sister: Pauline Hutchins of Clairemore, Oklahoma

  • Nine grandchildren

  • Six great-grandchildren
Professional services provided by Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY. Condolences may be made online

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Mr. Earnest Garner, 76, Cumberland Co., KY (d. Dec. 6, 2011)

2011-12-07 - 601 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY - Photo from Norris-New Funeral Home.

Mr. Earnest Garner, 76, Cumberland Co., KY (d. Dec. 6, 2011)

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