The Herald Bulletin

Afternoon Update


May 15, 2014

Gary McFarland

March 22, 1961 - May 13, 2014

ANDERSON — Gary McFarland, 53, of Anderson, passed away on May 13, 2014, at his residence.

He was born on March 22, 1961, in Muncie, and resided most of his life in Anderson.

He worked in manufacturing for HDP and had worked at Guide Lamp and 20+ years at Gaar’s Nursery, Chesterfield.

He enjoyed car shows, NASCAR and his truck.

Gary is survived by his children, Megan Sue (Kenny) Carnes and Seth McFarland; stepdaughter, Kayla Davis; grandchildren, Ma Kenzie Davis and Bentley Davis; brothers, Troy (Sheryl) McFarland, and Todd (Nora Warren) McFarland; nieces and nephews, Amber McFarland, Derek Hudson and Jennifer Warren; great-nephew, Gavin Warren; aunts, Patty Wikle and Odetta McFarland; several great-aunts and uncles; and many special friends.

He was preceded in death by father, Gerald McFarland Sr.; mother, Wanda (Fletcher) McFarland; and uncles, Phil Wikle and Tom McFarland.

Cremation will take place.

Arrangements are being handled by Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, Anderson.

Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home to help with expenses.

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