BETTY DEAN GARRETT, age 83, of Estill Springs, Tenn., departed this life, Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Harton Regional Medical Center.
Betty was born January 22, 1931 in Limestone County, Alabama and was the youngest child of seven. She was born to the late John Leslie and Mary Elizabeth Magnusson.
Betty was a member of the Estill Springs United Methodist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son; Clyde Michael Garrett.
Betty is survived by her daughter, Mary Paulette Scoggins and her husband, Matthew “Sonny” M., Jr. of Columbia, Tenn., grandchildren; Matthew M. Scoggins, III and his wife, Emily of Knoxville, Tenn., Dr. Marion Scoggins of Houston, TX, Chad Michael Garrett and his wife, Melissa of Estill Springs, Tenn., Jenny Baumann and her husband, Alex of Atlanta, GA, and Michelle Partin and her husband, Jason of Decherd, Tenn., five great-grandchildren; Olivia, J.W., Abby, Sam and Lucy.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Grant Funeral Services from 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
Funeral services celebrating the life of Betty will also be held on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of Grant Funeral Services with Reverend Joe Rutherford, officiating.
Interment will follow at Hastings Cemetery in Ardmore, AL with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Estill Springs United Methodist Church or the Multi-County Cancer Society.