Pallbearers were Jack Sirls, Larry Sirls, Dustin Nanney, Cody Bacon, John Hollis, Jeff Russell and Josh Mathis.
Mr. Garland died Tuesday, March 30, 2010, at Marshall County Hospital in Benton.
He was a member of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, where he was a deacon and Sunday School teacher.
He was employed as construction superintendent for the Kentucky State Parks.
He is survived by his wife Theresa (Gray) Garland of Cadiz; two daughters and son-in-law, Joni and Paul Wharton of Virginia Beach, Va., and Katie Jo Garland of Bowling Green; one son, Josh Garland of Cadiz; three sisters and brother-in-law, Peggy Mancuso of Panorama City, Calif., Gail and Tom Ravellette of Cadiz and Margaret Gray of Cadiz; one brother and sister-in-law, Billy Joe and Virginia Garland of Cadiz; and three grandchildren, Madison Wharton, Kendra Wharton and Tyson Wharton.
He was preceded in death by his parents Artel and Bennie Lee (Henderson) Garland, and brothers James Artel Garland, Larry Gene Garland and Samuel Thomas Garland.
Memorial contributions can be made to Alpha Alternative 1705 S. Main Street, Hopkinsville, KY 42240.