David Alan Garner, 50, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Oct. 20, 2011, at his home after a brave battle with cancer. Mr. Garner was born Oct. 29, 1960, in St. Louis, Mo., to John and Cynthia Thomas Garner. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening and pottery.
He is survived by his mother, Cynthia Mahoney of Jonesboro; one son, Jacob Alan Garner of Brookland, Ark.; one daughter, Tiffany Marie Fisher of Mansfield, Ohio; two brothers, Dale Garner and John Garner, both of Jonesboro; three sisters, Shirley Lindsey, Darlene Bryant and Lisa Gray, all of Jonesboro. Mr. Garner also leaves four grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, John Garner, and a brother, Kenneth Ray Garner.
The family has requested a private service and disposition under the direction of Faith Funeral Service of Manila, Ark.