Mary N. Garland, 86, of Centralia, passed away, Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Centralia Manor. Mary worked as a Bank Teller for many years. She was of the Protestant Faith. She enjoyed baking, eating sweets, talking about Politics and being on Facebook.
Per Mary’s Wishes, cremation rites will be accorded and no public services will be held. Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home and Cremation Services at 235 North Sycamore Street Centralia, Illinois 62801, (618)532-3523, is honored to be of service to Mary’s Family. Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.sutherlandfuneralhome.com and the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home Facebook Page.
She is survived by a son-in-law: Rick Bean of Decatur, a grandson: Matt Bean and wife Kim of Decatur, several grandchildren and great-grandchildren, a sister: Melva Turner of Centralia, several nieces and nephews, and a special care giver: Casey Erlinger of Centralia.
Mary was born June 22, 1933 in Centralia, the daughter of Roy Garland and Mae (Ledbetter) Garland. She married Spike Cox and he preceded her in death. She later met her companion, Fred Basden and he preceded her in death. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband: Spike Cox, companion: Fred Baston, a daughter: Debbie Bean, and eight siblings: Roy Garland, Joe Garland, Tom Garland, Bill Garland, Harriet Session, Maxine Yauch, Opal Spencer, and Dorothy White.