Paul Bryan Garton, 87, Mt. Juliet, died Sunday, July 28.
Garton was a member of Mt. Juliet Church of Christ and a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during WWII. He was retired from Sunbeam Bakery. Mr. Garton was the son of the late, Max LeRoy and Mary Christine Alsup Garton. He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Cynthia Lynn Keckler and sister, Jane Lee.
He is survived by: wife of 69 years, Edith Christine Garton; sons, Bryan (Pamela) Garton and Richard (Patti) Garton; daughters, Joyce (Mike) Swallows and Carolyn (Ricky) Gleaves; 12 Grandchildren, 22 Great-grandchildren and 4 Great-great Grandchildren.
Graveside services with military honors will be conducted 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 2, at Woodlawn Memorial Park with Bro. David Shannon officiating.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.