BRADENTON, Fla. - Mr. Willie Garvin, 69, died February 1, 2002, in Manatee Memorial Hospital, Bradenton, Fla. Born in Millen, Ga., Mr. Garvin moved to Bradenton in 1965. During his residence there, he worked as a concrete finisher until his retirement. Survivors include a daughter, Gwendolyn Reaves, Bradenton; a son, Shanto Garvin, Bradenton; a sister,Janie Ward, Savannah; a brother, Johnny Garvin, Sarasota, Fla.; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, February 9, 2002, at the Dwights Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at the New Millen Cemetery. Dwights Funeral, 326 Old Waynesboro Road, Millen, Ga.
The Augusta Chronicle February 8, 2002