Garland Fannin      
1916 - 2004 

Garland Wesley Fannin, age 88, of Rush, KY, went to be with the Lord, Tuesday morning, February 17th, 2004, at his daughter’s residence following a long illness. 
He was born January 18th, 1916 in Carter County, KY, a son of the late Dewitt and Bessie Marie Conley Fannin. 

He was formerly employed with T.B. Sanitorium in Ashland, KY and Clausing’s in Indiana and was a member of the Faith Freewill Baptist Church. 

Preceding him in death was his wife, Lillie “Bill” Tackett Fannin and a sister, Geneva Thornberry. 

His survivors include: 1 daughter: Mary Bessie Lucas of  Rush, KY;  1 son: Bobby Fannin of Rush, KY;  1 brother: Modest Fannin of Ashland, KY;  
9 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. 

Funeral services will be conducted Friday 2:00 p.m. at the Malone Funeral Home with Ralph Hester and Mickey King, ministers. 
Burial will be in the Fannin Family Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday from 6-9 and after 9:00 a.m. Friday until service. 
Condolences can be made to the family at 


Submitted by: Linda Cheeks Pittano

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