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Lawrence “Bunt” Alonzo Garren, 88

Lawrence “Bunt” Alonzo Garren, 88

Lawrence “Bunt” Alonzo Garren, age 88 of Fletcher died Monday, September 5th, 2016 at Sunnybrook Assisted Living. He was born in Fletcher; a son of the late, Wade and Alice Souther Garren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Beulah Garren in 2014.

He graduated from Fletcher High School and he worked as a brick mason for many years. He enjoyed farming, working outdoors and singing; he dedicated numerous hours as a respected choir director for many years.

He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Tony and Stephanie Lindsey; and by his granddaughter, Aubrey Lindsey all of Fletcher.

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 8th, 2016 at Fletcher First Baptist Church officiated by the Reverend Roy Waldroup and Reverend David Gentry. Burial will follow in Hoopers Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to Four Seasons Hospice, 571 South Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.

An online register book is available for family and friends by visiting www.thosshepherd.com. Thos. Shepherd & Son Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.