Mrs. Willa Nelle "Bill" Gardner, 81


 .       Mrs. Willa Nelle “Bill” Gardner age 81 of Gainesville passed away on Friday September 06, 2019 at Pure Hearts Person Care Home following an extended illness.

          Bill was born on March 06, 1938 in Flowery Branch, Ga to the late Otis Roberts and Montine Reed Roberts. She was retired from WGGA radio Station where she worked as a Bookkeeper and was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Harry Lee Gardner, 8 brothers and 2 sisters.

          Mrs. Gardner is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Lisa Carpenter (Mark) of Gainesville, daughter and son-in-law, Leanne Boone (Greg) of Travelers Rest, South Carolina, grandchildren, Haley Cagle (Bryan), Allison Funk (Daniel), Ashley Graham ( Greg), Kendall Boone, Caleb Boone, great-grandchildren, Audrey Graham, Brody Graham, Addy Cagle, Cooper Funk, Avery Cagle, Luke Graham, Maddie Grace Funk, Anna Reese Cagle, sister, Mildred Propes of Flowery Branch, and a number of nieces and nephews and other family and friends.

          Private Graveside services will be held at a later date.

Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.

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Barbara Pointer Watkins 2019-09-06 19:06:48
Deepest Sympathy to all of you. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. I pray that our precious Lord will comfort you as only He can at this time. Sincerely, David and Barbara Watkins
Becki Jarrard 2019-09-07 07:11:54
Lisa I am so sorry for your loss. You honored your Mom daily with the care and love you gave to make sure she was taken care of. Knowing she and your Dad are together should give you peace.
Lisa Dollar McGlaun 2019-09-07 07:31:06
Mrs. Gardener was a lovely lady who always had a welcoming smile and kind word for her daughters friends. Leanne and Lisa, my heart goes out to your family. Sending my love to all of you.
Joseph Roshau 2019-09-09 12:46:23
Sorry for your loss, and prayers for the family.
Nancy Turk Nichols 2019-09-11 21:58:04
Thoughts are with your family. I know they have lots of great remembers. I recall you and my sister Shirley Turk McNeal playing school basketball. Wonder remembers of you both. Love to all ❤️
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