Antique Vintage 01

John I Gardner

August 29, 1933 ~ September 6, 2022 (age 89)


John Gardner of Swannanoa, NC passed from death to heavenly plains on the morning of September 6, 2022.

He was preceded in death by his mother Katie Moore Gardner, father Jessie Gardner Sr., son Timothy Gardner, sisters Mildred Gardner Wiggins, Addie Futrell and Margaret Freeman. Brothers Esau Gardner, Jacob Gardner, Jessie Gardner Jr. and Willie Lee Gardner.

Left to cherish his memories are his son Clarence Gardner, brother Columbus Gardner, granddaughter Takia and Serena Gardner, great granddaughter Jasmine Davis and Morgan Shreef and a plethora of nieces and nephews.

Mr. Gardner worked as a machinist of Beacon Manufacturing Company until his retirement. He was dearly thought of as a “gentle giant” by many who knew him.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of John I Gardner, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for John

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Avery’s Memorial Chapel

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


Memorial Service
September 10, 2022

10:30 AM
New Salem Baptist Church (Swannanoa, NC)

© 2022 Avery’s Memorial Chapel. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility