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James Albert Garvin Sr.

Staff Reports • Dec 21, 2017 at 2:12 PM

The funeral service for Mr. Garvin, conducted by Dr. Michael Christian, is Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. The family will be receiving friends Saturday from 10 a.m. until the service at the funeral home.  Interment in Hillview Cemetery in Alexandria will follow the service. 

James Garvin Sr., of Lebanon, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017 at age 84. 

Pallbearers will be Tyler Garvin, Jordan McClain, Caleb Thorne, James Garvin Jr. and Jimmy Garvin. Honorary pallbearer will be Ed Maxwell.

Mr. Garvin was born July 30, 1933 in Nashville. He retired from Nashville Electric Service, where he worked as a lineman and shop foreman, after 33 years. He loved duck hunting, living on the lake and enjoying family and friends. He leaves them with many wonderful memories.

Mr. Garvin is survived by his spouse, Joyce Christian Garvin; two sons, James (TaJuana) Garvin Jr., Jimmy Garvin; granddaughter, Brianna Garvin; grandson, Tyler Garvin; and sister, Janie (Dorris) Walker. 

He is preceded in death by his parents, Price and Lillie Boner Garvin. 

Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon is in charge of arrangements, 615-444-9393.

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