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In Memory of

Jessie Jewel Garrett

September 3, 1922 - August 8, 2011

Obituary


Jessie J. Garrett Sr., 88, died Monday, August 8, 2011.

Born in Jackson County, he was the son of the late Dewey and Bertie C. Garrett. He was a member of Union Baptist Church, was a veteran having served in the United States Army during World War II, and was a member of the Civilian Conservation Corps and the VFW. Mr. Garrett was preceded in death by brothers, Harold and Jimmy Garrett.

Survivors include his wife, Dot Wall Garrett, Winder; son, Jessie (Sonny) J. Garrett Jr. and wife, Debbie, Winder; daughter, Diane (Tina)...

Jessie J. Garrett Sr., 88, died Monday, August 8, 2011.

Born in Jackson County, he was the son of the late Dewey and Bertie C. Garrett. He was a member of Union Baptist Church, was a veteran having served in the United States Army during World War II, and was a member of the Civilian Conservation Corps and the VFW. Mr. Garrett was preceded in death by brothers, Harold and Jimmy Garrett.

Survivors include his wife, Dot Wall Garrett, Winder; son, Jessie (Sonny) J. Garrett Jr. and wife, Debbie, Winder; daughter, Diane (Tina) Parks and husband, Billy, Auburn; eight grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; brothers, Duane Garrett, Bob Garrett and Bill Garrett, all of Winder, and Donald Garrett, St. Louis; and sisters, Colleen Winkler, Cleveland, and Carolyn Crane, Jefferson.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, August 11, at 2 p.m. from Smith Memory Chapel. Burial will be in the Barrow Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday, August 10, from 6 to 9 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.

Arrangements under the direction of Smith Memory Chapel, Winder, GA.