Sonja Rhymer Garland, the daughter of Stewart and Joyce Rhymer, of Deep Gap and the wife of John A. Garland, of 196 West Evergreen Street, West Jefferson, North Carolina, passed away Thursday morning, February 13, 2020 at Margate Health and Rehab Center in Jefferson, NC.

In addition to her parents and husband she is survived by one brother, Randy Rhymer and wife Andria of Huntersville, North Carolina; one niece, Caroline Rhymer of New York, New York and one nephew, Carter Rhymer of Huntersville, North Carolina.

Funeral services for Sonja Rhymer Garland will be conducted Monday, February 17, 2020 at 2:00 o'clock at Laurel Springs Baptist Church. Pastor Travis Suits and Pastor Brent Bolick will officiate. The body will lie instate, at the church, from 1:00 until 2:00. Interment will follow in Laurel Spring Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00, one hour prior to the service, at the church.

At other times the family will be at the home of Stewart and Joyce Rhymer,6596 Old 421 South, Deep Gap.

The family respectfully request no food.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Laurel Springs Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, care of Steve Idol, 8821 US 421 South, Deep Gap, North Carolina 28618.

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