Obituary for Ernest “Ernie” Blackwell Garter Jr.

Ernest “Ernie” Blackwell Garter, Jr., 69, of Pulaski, VA died Thursday night, July 1, ,2021 at his home.  He was born in Pulaski on September 18, 1951 and was the son of the late Ernest Blackwell Garter, Sr. and Frances Nelson Elliotte Garter.  He was also preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth “Beth” Lenn Wohlford Garter.  He was a retired employee of New River Community College.

Mr. Garter will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date.

Stevens Funeral Home, Pulaski, VA is serving the Garter family.  Online condolences may be made through