Garland Anderson, age 84, Johnson City, passed away on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at the Johnson City Medical Center. He lived most of his life in Unicoi County and is a son of the late S. M. Anderson and Daisy Garland Anderson.
Garland worked for Kings Department Store. He retired from Mayes Brothers Tool Manufacturing in 2006 after twenty-one years of service. Garland was a natural mechanic.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by three uncles: Ralph, D. H. and Alvin, Lewis, and Clyde Garland; two aunts: Pansy Wilson and Charlotte Garland.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory, several loving cousins: Melissa Garland, Shea Crenshaw, Sharon Daniels, Harold Garland, Michelle Browning, Cindy and Cathy Angel; his dear friend, Edna Vance; several other friends also survive.
Graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 in the Roselawn Memory Gardens. Reverend Jodie Ihfe will officiate. Everyone is asked to meet at the cemetery by 10:50 A.M. on Tuesday.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made in memory of Garland to: Samaritan's Purse, www.samaritanspurse.org
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Unicoi Funeral Home, 4428 Unicoi Drive, Unicoi, is privileged to serve the Anderson family. (423) 743-1380.
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