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Prentiss Gray Garner

May 8, 1943 ~ May 21, 2020 (age 77)


Hubert-Prentiss Gray Garner, 77 of Hubert died at his residence on Thursday, May21, 2020. A funeral service will be held on Sunday, May 24, 2020 at 2:00 pm at Jones Funeral Home Chapel.

Prentiss was a very loving husband and father. He was a kind, gentle man who loved to make people laugh, he was a jokester to many of his friends and family.  He enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing cards with friends and loved to travel. He was a member of the Moose Lodge in Newport.  

He lived a simple life and loved it with all his heart.

Mr. Garner is preceded in death by his parents, Percy and Veta Norman Garner, his sister, Joan Riggs and bother, Percy Garner, Jr.

He was survived by his wife of 57 years, Annie Marie Buck Garner of the home; daughter, Cathy Dawn Ritenour and her husband Scott of Locust Grove, VA; son, Prentiss Gray Garner, II of Hubert; sister, Joyce Sanderson of Morehead City and his brother Larry Garner and his wife Nancy of Harkers Island, NC.

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Funeral Service
May 24, 2020

2:00 PM
Jones Funeral Home Swansboro
407 Old Hammocks Rd
Swansboro, NC 28584

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