Lora Lisa Thomas Garner, of Carrollton, passed away at Tanner Medical Center on July 30, 2018. She was born in East Point, Georgia to Clint and Linda Thomas. She was a very active member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. She was a very talented artist and many of her pieces will be long enjoyed by her friends and family.
Mrs. Garner is preceded in death by her husband, W.J. Garner; grandparents, Ruth Thomas, Jessie Hand, and Howell Hand. She is survived by her parents, Linda and Clint Thomas; sister, Gillian Sims (Eddie); brothers, Alex Thomas (Julie) and Arthur Thomas (Tammy); 10 nieces and nephews, a great niece, and 2 great nephews; as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
The family will receive friends at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church in Fairburn on Thursday, August 2, 2018 from 11 am until 1 pm. The funeral service will directly follow visitation hours at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. Dr. Oscar Cope and Tommy Camp will officiate the service. A committal service will be held at Pleasant Hill Cemetery at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday.