WARREN - John Christopher Garner, 40, 1043 Willard Ave. S.E., died at 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at Hospice House following complications from an extended illness.
He was born Oct. 21, 1971, in Warren, the son of John Henry and Carol Ann McKee Garner.
Mr. Garner was a member of Third Christian Disciples of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, Kendra Matta Murray Garner of Warren; one son, King Isaiah Murray Garner of Warren; one daughter, Shamika Hurst of Youngstown; one stepbrother, Damon William-son of Niles; three grandchildren; and one goddaughter, SaQuala Monae Jackson, who lived with him.
His parents preceded him in death.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Third Christian Disciples of Christ. Family will receive friends one hour prior to service at 1043 Willard S.E. Burial will take place at Oakwood Cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by the Sterling-McCullough Williams Funeral Home.