September 12, 2017
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Some tragic and horrible news out of Dallas, Texas, the lead singer of the Dove award nominated threesome Timothy Garner and the Travails passes away at his home in Dallas, Texas the morning of August 12, 2012. Reports say Tim had suffered a stroke 3 years ago but was recently informed by his doctors he had fully recovered. Though he still experienced some trouble walking.
The cause of his sudden death is still unknown as details continue to surface. Family friends report that last encounter with Tim he was alert, appeared in great health, still playing music, singing and full of life. This indeed comes as a shock to a nation.
A close family friend shares with ATL that Tim was scheduled to start physical therapy on Monday to regain the full mobility of walking.
Tim is the youngest of three children. Timothy Garner and the Travails was made up of Tim, his mother and his sister.
Timothy Garner was known for working with gospel sessation The Mighty Clouds of Joy and his music reached across the world. Resulting in thousands of fans and worshippers throughout the nation. His last project title “Family Forever” is still available for download through Amazon.
Timothy Garner and the Travails were reported to have tour dates scheduled out till December, those tour dates at this time are unconfirmed to still take place.
This news is indeed heartbreaking and our prayers go out to the Garner family. If you’d like to enjoy some of Timothy Garners music, we have provided links below.
Safe home Timothy Garner, a musician, a talent, and a wonderful friend.