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James H. Garrett

James H Garrett

May 9, 1919     ~     June 7, 2016

James H. Garrett, 97, Glasgow, passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2016, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow. He was the last of nine children of Henry Clay and Kate Stout Garrett. He was a retired farmer, a member of the Temple Hill Baptist Church, and a U. S. Army Veteran of WWII.

His wife of almost 60 years, Dorothy Opal Garrett, and his son Jimmy Darrell Garrett, both preceded James in death on June 3, 2016. He was also preceded in death by his parents; his first wife Vera Kingrey Garrett; a great-grandson: Justin Wilkerson; four brothers: Samuel, Elvin, Ben, and Wilmer Garrett; and four sisters: Minnie Garrett, Lennie Bruton, Emogene Grizzle, and Lula Jenson.

Survivors include one son Wayne Garrett and wife Cindy of Temple Hill; two step-daughters: Ruby Carver and Gertie Hodges of Glasgow; eight grandchildren: Kim Lambert, Reeca Carver, Todd Hodges, Tony Hodges, Amy Hammer, Anissa Pendleton, Billy Carver, Jr., and Ashley Wood; 15 great-grandchildren; 7 great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday at the Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home. Burial with military honors provided by Glasgow Chapter 20 DAV will be in the Poplar Log Cemetery. Visitation will begin 11:00 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

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6 Entries for James H. Garrett

  1. lois bulle says:

    gertie’ sorry for your loss prayers



  3. Diane McCauley says:

    My deepest heartfelt condolences to the family.
    I had the honor of getting to know James at NHC.
    I will miss him very much along with our great conversations.
    It truly was my honor to care for him and to be with him
    At the end. I know he is not in pain and rejoicing with Opal and
    The rest of his family. I will miss him very much and he will forever
    Hold a special place in my heart and . My the good lord provide you with
    The strength you need to see you through your grieving .
    Rest in piece my friend you will always be loved here on earth and I know
    One day I will get to see you again
    Love always for you and your family
    Diane McCauley

  4. Donnie & Lori Miller says:

    My deepest sympathy to Wayne and the family.

  5. Vickie Milton says:

    James was a very special person. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

  6. jack and carol barrett says:

    sure sorry to hear about james he will be missed jack and carol barrett