Walter (Wayne) Garland, age 71, of Walland, passed away suddenly on Wednesday evening, March 17, 2010 at the family home.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hampton and Floye Garland; brothers, Ollie and George Garland; brother-in-law, Claude Lane.
He is survived by his lving wife of 50 years, Geneva R. Garland; son, Scottie W. Garland; granddaughter, Audrianna Garland and grandsons, Blake and Gavin Garland; stepmother, Birdie Sands; sister, Lillie Lane; sisters and brothers-in-law, Pauline and Ervil Gregory, Nancy and Albert Gribble; half sisters, Mary Sue Haynes, Sandra Dixon, Amy Tipton, Kathy and Ralph Karras; brothers and sisters-in-law, Fred and Rita Garland, Alvin and Ann Garland, Eugene and Peggy Garland; half brother, Carey Garland and spouse, Missy; sister-in-law, Margaret Garland; many loved nieces and nephews, beloved friends and relatives.
As requested by Wayne, he was cremated. A private memorial service was held on Saturday, March 20, 2010 in the Dotson Wildwood Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the West Millers Cove Primitive Baptist Church, C/O Stanley Headrick, 217 Hatcher Creek Lane, Walland, TN 37886. Arrangements by Dotson Funeral Home, Wildwood. (865-984-5959)