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M.G. Lanier
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  • Garwood Volunteer Fire Dept.
    PO Box 131
    Garwood, TX 77442
  • Garwood Library
    512 Arthur Street
    Garwood, TX 77442
  • Lehrer Memorial United Methodist Church
    Garwood, TX 77442

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“This is difficult for the family, but better times ahead. ”
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“Kelli and Family, We are so sorry for the loss of your Dad, our Prayers for peace and comfort go out to you. Our deepest sympathy to all. Diana &...Read More ยป
2 of 8 | Posted by: Diana Zabodyn - El Campo, TX

“We are so sorry for your loss. May God bless you always and during your time of sorrow. You and your family are in our prayers. ”
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“I am so sorry for your loss. Now both of your parents can be together again. My thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family. Linda Kram ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Linda Kram - El Campo, TX

“Blessings and prayers sent your way! God bless you all. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Neta & Gerald Ripple - El Campo, TX

“Paul and I are so sorry to hear about Your loss. You are in our prayers. ”
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“The families are in our thoughts and prayers. God bless and strengthen you all. ”
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M. G. Lanier of Garwood passed away May 11, 2014 at the age of 90. He was born on May 28, 1923 in Nottawa, TX to the late Les and Olla Bell Smith Lanier. He was a retired television repairman at A. J. Struss Auto Supply in Eagle Lake. He served in the U. S. Army Air Corp during WWII with the rank of Sgt.

Mr. Lanier is survived by his daughter Kelli Cook and husband Wes of El Campo; sons Terrell Lanier and wife Dixie of Weston Lakes, and Michael Lanier and wife Paula of Garwood; grandchildren Michelle Vidalllia and husband Seth of Erath, LA, Alyson Hoffman and husband Kevin of Matthews, J. T. Lanier of Corpus Christi, Jared and Dylan Cook of El Campo; great-grandchildren Conner Vidallia and Wade Hoffman. He was preceded in death by his parents and wife Lorene Mendell Lanier.

Visitation will be Wednesday, May 14, 2014 from 5 pm to 7 pm at Triska Funeral Home. Funeral Services will by 10 am Thursday, May 15, 2014, at Triska Funeral Home with Reverend David King officiating. Interment will follow at Lehrer Memorial Cemetery.

Memorial donations: Garwood Veterans Memorial Library, Garwood Vol. Fire Dept., Lehrer Memorial United Methodist Church or to the Alzheimer's Asocciation, 6055 South Loop East, Houston TX 77087-1005.

Memories and condolences may be left for the family at

Triska Funeral Home El Campo, TX 979-543-3681

Upcoming Funeral Services

Lehrer Memorial Cemetery

Garwood, TX 77442