William Gardner

Published 5:00 am Monday, April 26, 2004

Services for William Gardner of Jackson, formerly of CopiahCounty, are 10 a.m., Monday, April 26, at Stringer Family FuneralServices Chapel with burial in Gallman Cemetery.

Visitation is Sunday from 3-6 p.m., at the funeral home.

Mr. Gardner, 83, died April 24, 2004, at Central MississippiMedical Center in Jackson.

He was a retired superintendent from Bar Con ConstructionCompany. He was a U.S. Army veteran with service in World War II.He was a member of Forest Hill Baptist Church.

Preceding him in death were a daughter, Charlotte; and a son,Robert (Bobby).

Survivors are his wife, Mattie Hart Gardner; hisdaughter-in-law, Pat Gardner of Wesson; his sons anddaughters-in-law, Raymond and Barbara Gardner of New Orleans, La.,and Will Gardner and Teresa of Jackson; his sister, Norma JeanRussell of Flowood; eight grandchildren; and tengreat-grandchildren.