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Donnie Gene Garland

Donnie Gene Garland, age 71 years, of the Roundtop Community died Monday, November 18, 2019 at the Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset, Kentucky.

He was born in Pine Knot, Kentucky on November 17, 1948 the son of Nelson John Garland and Alice E. (Richardson) Garland. Don was a member of the Roundtop United Baptist Church, loved the outdoors, his family, and Pepsi.

His parents; sons, Donnie Garland, Jr., Edward Garland, and David Garland; brothers, John Roscoe Garland and Alvis Mitchell Garland; and sister, Emma Joan Canada precede him in death.

Survivors include his wife, Pamela Renee (Kennedy) Garland of Ferguson; sons, Jeremy Garland and Joe Garland (Denise) both of Pine Knot, Rambo Garland (Jessica) of Somerset, Brandon Garland (Megan) of Pine Knot, and Dawson Garland of Somerset; daughters, Ann Hollis (Wendell) of Revelo, Relisa Acey of Oneida, Sunshine Garland of Russell Springs, Amber Courtney of Somerset, Jenny Kidd of Louisville, Madonna Stephens (Robert) of Pigeon Forge, Kimberly Brumley of Monticello, Monica West of Ferguson, Rosa Askvig (Jeffery) of Quimby, Iowa, Jacqulin Stigall (Jamie) of Somerset, and Megan Jones of Albany; brother Curtis Nelson Garland of Whitley City; sisters, Vonda May Courtney of Whitley City, Patricia Carol Jackson of Oneida, Peggy Sheila Douglas and Beverly Phyllis Steele both of Pine Knot, Brenda Gail Ball of Stearns, and Freida Leona Bryant of Pine Knot; 78 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; and several other children whom he was like a dad too.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 1pm in the McCreary County Funeral Home with Bro. Ralph Marcum officiating. Cremation to follow.  The family will receive friends after 11am Thursday at the funeral home.

McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.  

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Papaw Donnie this is Madison you most likely don't remember me and to be honest I don't remember you either but all I do know is that you were my papaw. Im sorry I never came to met you but things happen for a reason and if you don't mind do you care to give my daddy and my Bubby a hug from me and tell them that Maddy loves them more Than they will ever know!!! I know your having a blast up there Fly High PAPAW!!!

M.F.L.M.S Jan 6 2020 12:00 AM

Thank you for taking wonderful care of him God bless all

Pam. Wife Nov 25 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Donnie Garland

Phillips Nov 21 2019 12:00 AM

With Our Deepest Sympathy for Donnie's passing.
Dr. Dirk Davidson, Nicole Shepard NP, Jan Scates RN, Shalom Boles LPN and Traci Perry receptionist
Tennessee Plateau Oncology - Huntsville

Janice Scates Nov 20 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Donnie Garland

Cheryl, prettiest girl in the world. As you said. Nov 20 2019 12:00 AM

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Friends and Family Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM