Obituary for Ardeth Claire Grant Garay

Ardeth Claire Grant Garay, age 82 of Hillsville passed away Saturday, October 31, 2020 at the Commonwealth Assisted Living Facility in Hillsville, VA.

Born August 21, 1938 in Alabama she was the daughter of the late Simon Peter Grant & Shirley Mae Ponder Grant. Her husband, Steve Louis Garay, son; Kenneth Early Garay, brother; Bud Grant and sister; Eva Cunningham also preceded her in death.

She is survived by her


Steve Louis Garay, Jr. & Audrey – Vinton

Linda Stowers-Stoots & Jr. – Woodlawn

5 Grandchildren

11 Great Grandchildren 


Dan Grant & Glenda – Alabama


Jean Grant – Alabama

Graveside funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at the Newbern Cemetery.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.