Joseph Earl “Junebug” Garland, Jr.
Joseph Earl “Junebug” Garland Jr., age 68 of Lawrenceburg, TN, passed away in the comfort of his home on Tuesday, December 25, 2018.
He was a native of Lawrenceburg, retired from the Lawrence County Highway Department after many years of bush hogging roadways for which was known county-wide, and was a member of the Crossroads of Dixie Antique Tractor Club.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Joseph Earl, Sr. and Bertie Garland; brothers: Virgil, Donnie, and David Garland; one sister: Dorothy Walters.
He is survived by his wife: Sandy Cothren Garland; stepson: Isaiah Beckham; son and daughter-in-law: Joey Brian and Melissa and their two sons: Cale and Cole Garland; brothers: Lanny Garland (Rena), Jerry Garland (Donna), Ted Garland (Ann); sisters: Opal Haywood (Leon), Sue Riddle, Sandra Pierce (Jerry Don), Doris White (David), Joy Staggs, Mable Patterson (Charles), Brenda Bohn (Bob), Judy Licquia Davis (Randy), Wilma Johnston (Henry); and a multitude of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Joseph Earl “Junebug” Garland, Jr., were conducted at Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 28, 2018 with Brother Daryl Brown officiating. Interment followed at Macedonia Cemetery. Family suggests donations be made to the Vanderbilt Cancer Center. Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.