Mr. James Carlton Gardner, 69, of Leakesville passed away at his home Tuesday, January 28, 2020 with his family by his side. Mr. Gardner retired as a supervisor for Total Safety Company. He had a passion for football, especially the Alabama Crimson Tide and the New Orleans Saints (Who Dat!). He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who loved his family dearly and greatly enjoyed spending time with them.
Mr. Gardner was preceded in death by his parents, James Sherman and Ruth Gardner; and brother, Rex Gardner.
Left to cherish his memories are his wife of 44 years, Delores Gardner; daughter, Michele White (Robert); grand-daughters, Katelyn Blosser (Michael) and Kelsey Cotton (Zachary); great-grandchildren, Kaleb and Zeke Blosser; and nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation for Mr. Gardner will be Friday, January 31, 2020 at 12 pm and Funeral Service at 1 pm at Freeman Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Mt. Pisgah UPC Cemetery. Online condolences can be given at www.freemanleakesville.com. Freeman Funeral Home – Leakesville is in charge of arrangements.
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