Mary Josephine Garner, a resident of Harrison, AR, was born Dec. 20, 1924 in Harrison, AR, a daughter of Walter and Gertrude (Rodgers) Beckham. She departed this life, Feb. 7, 2012 in Harrison, AR at the age of 87 years.
She was of the Protestant Faith and was a homemaker for many years.
She is survived by one son, Jack and wife Debbie Garner of Princeton, TX; two grandsons, David and Danny; several nieces and nephews, and a host of other family and friends.
On Sept. 3, 1943, she was united in marriage with Billy Jack Garner who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Gertrude Beckham; three sisters, Beulah Ruble, Nola Whitley and Irene Patton.
Memorial service will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012 at Hillcrest Nursing Home in Harrison, AR. Cremation arrangements were made with Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.