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Edith Floyd Garrett
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Birth: May 29, 1920
Cherokee County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 10, 2013
Murphy
Cherokee County
North Carolina, USA

Edith Sneed Garrett, age 93, of Murphy, NC passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013 at Murphy Medical Center Nursing Home.

She was a native of Cherokee County, NC and had also lived in Blairsville, GA. Edith was the daughter of the late Willis Henry and Lela Zesta Burger Floyd. She enjoyed her home, cooking and gardening. Edith was a good community neighbor and was very active in her church and was a Sunday School Teacher for many years at Bell Hill Baptist Church. Her children rise up and call her Blessed!

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband, the children's father, James Sneed; her second husband, Otis Ray Garrett; infant son, Donald Ray Sneed, James (Jimmy) Sneed, Jr., Johnny Clarence Sneed, Alvin Sneed and infant son, Robert Dale Sneed; one brother, Homer Floyd; and one sister, Kathleen Brewer.

She is survived by three sons, Bobby Sneed and wife Linda, Ted Sneed and Randall Sneed and wife Sandy all of Murphy, NC; five daughters, Hazel Stiles and the late Clyde Stiles, Mary Stiles Roberts and husband Howard, Eula Mae Stiles and husband Bill, Billie Jean Ledford and husband Hoyt and Linda Hawkins and husband Richard all of Murphy, NC; one brother, Jerry Floyd of GA; one sister, Pauline Chapman of GA; 26 grandchildren, 39 great grandchildren; 15 great great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and stepchildren, Earnest, Herman, Ruby, Kathleen and Mary Ruth.

Funeral Services will be held at 11 AM, Monday, August 12, 2013 at the Bell Hill Baptist Church. Rev. Jerry Rice, Dr. Homer Wilson and Rev. Josh Stewart will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be Dewayne Sneed, Dexter Stiles, Billy Stiles, Paul Ledford, Kevin Hawkins, Travis Sneed, Doug Sneed and Matthew Hughes.

The family will receive friends from 5-8 PM, Sunday, August 11, 2013 at the Bell Hill Baptist Church.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Bell Hill Baptist Church Building Fund, 865 Bell Hill Road, Murphy, NC 28906.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Willis H. Floyd (1896 - 1980)
  Lela Burger Floyd (1900 - 1991)
 
 Spouses:
  James Sneed (1904 - 1961)
  Otis R. Garrett (1910 - 1998)
 
 Children:
  Donald Ray Sneed (1936 - 1937)*
  Hubert Doyle Garrett (1941 - 1941)*
  Robert Dale Sneed (1959 - 1959)*
 
 Siblings:
  Fannie Mae Floyd Garrett (1919 - 1989)*
  Edith Floyd Garrett (1920 - 2013)
  Homer P. Floyd (1921 - 2012)*
  Carl Willis Floyd (1927 - 1988)*
  Pauline Floyd Chapman (1933 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bell Hill Cemetery
Murphy
Cherokee County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Vickie Oates Woods
Record added: Oct 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 117953382
 


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