Allen Ray Garland, age 50, of Chuckey, the South Central Community, passed away Sunday afternoon at Life Care Center after a lengthy illness. He retired from Wal-Mart and was a member of Liberty Freewill Baptist Church.
Survivors include one daughter: Stephanie Garland; one son and daughter-in-law: Josh Garland and Jasmine Carney; two grandchildren: Adriyanah and Adrian Garland; several aunts, uncles, and cousins; former wife and mother of his children: Vivian Garland Gladwell; mother-in-law: Judy Painter.
He was the son of the late Carman and Linda Graham Garland. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Liberty Cemetery. The Rev. John Buchanan will officiate. Pallbearers will be Anthony Painter, Xavier Painter, Ben Waddell, and Patrick Chambers.
There will be no visitation. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery for the service.
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