Born 10-31-1929 -- Died 9-16-2005
Wandel Garner, 75, of Roswell, N.M., died Sept. 16, 2005, at home. He was born Oct. 31, 1929, in Calico Rock, Ark.
He graduated from Salem High School in 1947. He joined the Army in 1948, and was in the service for nine years.
He worked for New Mexico Tranpsortaiton and TNM&O bus companies as bus driver.
He was member of the Country Club Church of Christ, 700 W., Country Club Road, Roswell. A special thanks to Eastern New Mexico Medical Center Cancer Center staff.
Survivors include his wife, Lonita Garner of the home; a son, Michael Garner of Mobile, Ala.; a brother, Jimmy Garner of Carlsbad; a sister, Ella D. Shoemate of Salem, Ark.; and two nephews, several grandchildren and great-grandcildren and several cousins.
Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society of to a charity of choice.
Private graveside sevices were held Oct. 1 at Roselawn Cemetery in Calico Rock with arrangements under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home of Crematory.