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Pearl Alice Coleman Garner

SoVaNow.com / April 06, 2021
Pearl Alice Coleman Garner, 80, of Buffalo Junction, died Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital, South Boston.


Mrs. Garner was born in Pittsylvania County, April 26, 1940 to the late William Alfred and Mary Lizzie Calloway Coleman. She attended the schools of Pittsylvania County and was a member of The House of Prayer. She was formerly employed as a housekeeper for Fuller-Roberts Clinic.



Left to cherish her memories are her husband, Herbert R. Garner of Buffalo Junction, four daughters, Faye Newton (James) of Buffalo Junction, Carolyn Johnson, Marie Perry (Cleveland) and Demetris Garner all of Durham, N.C.; three sons, Herbert Coleman (Shirley) of Buffalo Junction, Glenn Garner (Donna) and Bobbie Garner (Dee) all of Chester, PA; 16 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Alfred J. Coleman (Edith) of Creedmoor, N.C., and Roger Coleman (Queen) of Buffalo Junction and a vast number of other loving relatives and caring friends.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Garner was preceded in death by her son, Douglas Garner, two grandchildren, four sisters and two brothers.


A funeral will be held Thursday, April 8, at noon at C.H. Harris Funeral Home, Buffalo Junction, with Rev. Charles Davidson conducting the service. Interment will be private.

Public viewing for family and friends will be Wednesday, April 7 from 2-6 p.m. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, a mask will be required for all viewings and services. We ask that you adhere to all guidelines, and practice social distancing.

Online condolences may be expressed at http://www.harrisfhc.com.



Arrangements are by C.H. Harris Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

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