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Margery C. Garner

Birth Date: September 6, 1922
Death Date: September 28, 2017

Decatur-Margery C. Garner, 95, of Decatur, passed away Thursday, September 28, 2017 in Fair Havens Christian Home.

Margery was born September 6, 1922 in Dalton City, Illinois, the daughter of Byron and Helen (Garret) Hill. She was a devoted homemaker and enjoyed bowling, playing cards, day trips, going out to eat, and most of all spending time with her family. Margery married Floyd W. Garner in 1945. He preceded her in death on January 7, 1987.

Margery leaves behind her sons Rick Garner and wife Jeannine and Randy Garner and wife Annette all of Decatur, five grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and infant daughter Sandra.

The family would like to give a special thanks to the nurses and staff with Fair Havens Christian Home and Safe Have Hospice for all of their loving care.

Private family burial will be in Graceland Cemetery.

Arrangements by Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home, 2091 N. Oakland Ave. Decatur, IL. Please view the online obituary, send condolences, and share memories at

Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Service details will be posted as soon as they become available.
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  1. Our Christian sympathy to Margery's family. We have fond memories of sharing many potlucks and Christmas gatherings with the family, as well as card and croquet games. May God instill you with His comfort and peace. The family of Loren and Norma Mowry.

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