Beatrice Garner Shackleford
March 31, 1921 – August 5, 2004
|Published in The Dallas New Era, Thursday, August 12, 2004|
Mrs. Beatrice Garner Shackleford, of Clearview Street, Villa Rica, Georgia passed away Thursday, August 5, 2004 at WellStar Paulding Nursing Unit.
She was born March 31, 1921 in Carroll County, Georgia, daughter of the late Dave Garner and the late Lizzie Gattis Garner. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Raymond Dolphus Shackleford; four brothers, Robert Garner, Jim Garner, Judson Garner and J.S. Garner and one sister, Cora Iler.
Mrs. Shackleford was a lifelong member of Concord Baptist Church and was in the textile industry and a homemaker for many years.
Survivors include her step-daughter, Edna Phillips; one sister, Myra Morgan of the New Hope community; three step-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Saturday, August 7, 2004 at 4:00 p.m. from the chapel of Jones-Wynn Funeral Home with Rev. Hoyt Lewis and Rev. Don Rackley officiating.
Interment followed in Melrose Hills Memorial Gardens.
Jones-Wynn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.