In memory of
Mary Rose Garnes
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In memory of
Mary Rose Garnes
Garnes Mary Rose Garnes, age 82. Sunrise July 23, 1934 in Logan, WV and Sunset February 14, 2017. Mary was a graduate of Northwestern High School, Detroit Technical Institute and Gospel Lighthouse Bible College. She retired from The Ohio State University after 33 years of service. She was a member of Higher Ground Always Abounding Assemblies where she served with the Mothers Board and Deaconess Ministry and was a founding member of the Hospitality Ministry. Mary was preceded in death by her parents Freddie Johnson and Hattie Hightower and brother Harry L. Johnson. Left to cherish her memory, husband of 37 years, Orville Garnes; son, Raoul ( Cynthia) Donaldson II; daughter, Sabrina R. (Aaron) Mitchell; brother, Donald L. Johnson; sisters, F. Yvonne Douglas and Jewel E. Morton; grandchildren, Tameka N. (Javier) Bridges, Brandon M. Donaldson and Tiffany C. Kelso; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation 5 p.m. and Home Going Service 6 p.m. Sunday, February 19, 2017 at Higher Ground Always Abounding Assemblies, 870 St. Clair Ave. Interment 10 a.m. Monday at Green Lawn Cemetery. Ministry of Comfort entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave. To order flowers and to offer condolences to The GARNES Family, visit
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