60. Roy Graves GARNER was born on 8 Aug 1912 in West Branch, Ogemaw County, Michigan/USA. He died on 27 Jan 1997 in Midland , Midland County, Michigan/USA. Roy and Donna bought the 2.5 acres of property South of Sanford, Michigan from Donna's second cousin Keith Owen. Keith's brother Floyd lived next door on the other half of the five acre plot. Two 18' x 24' U.S. Army tents were on concrete slabs as living quarters.
He was married to Donna May FRANCIS (daughter of Horace
Eugene FRANCIS and Effie Mae PARLIAMENT) on 24 Jun 1934 in
West Branch, Ogemaw County, Michigan/USA. Donna May FRANCIS
was born on 24 Jun 1916 in Detroit , Wayne County, Michigan/USA. She died on
8 Sep 1968 in Midland , Midland County, Michigan/USA. Donna May died of complications
due to a five year battle with breast and bone cancer. She was buried in Memorial
Gardens, Sanford, Michigan. Roy Graves GARNER and Donna May FRANCIS had the
He was married to Helen Irene CODLING on 21 Nov 1970. Helen Irene CODLING was born on 13 Feb 1914 in Gladwin, Gladwin County, Michigan/USA. She died on 6 Apr 2000 in Gladwin, Gladwin County, Michigan/USA.