Joseph Earl “Junebug” Garland, Jr.

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.

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