Dorothy Brantley Garnto, 90
by Emanuel County Live | June 29, 2010 12:00 am
Dorothy Brantley Garnto, age 90, of Kite, died on Saturday, June 26, 2010, at the Emanuel Medical Center Nursing Home after an extended illness. Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 29, at 11 a.m. in the Gumlog Primitive Baptist Church with Elder Mickey Harris and Rev. Allen Meeks officiating. Intermentfollowed in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers were Lenn Brantley, Mike Brantley, Dale Brantley, Kevin Brantley,
Jon Dorminey, Dennis Davis, Wilbur Stephens and Bobby Davidson.
Mrs. Garnto, a native of Kite, was a retired sales clerk with Rebecca’s Ladies Shop and Dolores and Woody’s Shops and a homemaker. She had been a member of Gumlog Primitive Baptist Church for 79 years, making her the oldest living member and she was a member of the Kite Homemakers Club and the Johnson County Historical Society.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Elder Henry Grady, Sr. and Linnie Lee Wheeler Brantley; and her husband, Riley Morris Garnto.
Survivors include one daughter, Delaine Maglioli of Swainsboro; one son, Mickey Garnto of Kite; and one grandson, Ryan Garnto of Reidsville.
Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the charity on ones choice.
Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors was in charge of arrangements.