John E. Garrett

Mr. John E. Garrett, age 85 of Winnfield, Louisiana passed away on Monday, January 22, 2018. Born Saturday, August 13, 1932 in Dodson, Louisiana, he was preceded in death by his parents, Hubbard E. and Lettie A. Holloway Garrett; and son Steve Garrett. Mr. Garrett was a retired road construction superintendent and a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 66 years, Christabell Singleton Garrett; son, James Stanley Garrett (Cecelia); daughters, Rebecca Garrett Jordan (Michael), Teresa Garrett Bailey (Norris), and Anita Garrett Parsons (Frank); 10 grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. Funeral services were held at 10:00 AM on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Bethlehem Baptist Church with Reverends Lamar Carpenter and Dick DeBusk officiating. Interment followed in Bethlehem Cemetery, under the direction of Southern Funeral Home of Winnfield. Serving the family as pallbearers were Don Garrett, Colvin Garrett, Cole Garrett, Terry Garrett, Hunter Garrett, and Vernon Weeks. Honorary pallbearers were Billy Jim Garrett, Jepp Mixon, Andrew Hay, Kale Shirley, Charles Carpenter, and the Bethlehem Men’s Sunday School Class. Messages of condolences may be sent online to the family by visiting www. southernfuneralhome.com.

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