|Birth: ||Mar. 29, 1908|
|Death: ||May 1, 2005|
from "Fordyce News-Advocate" May 4, 2005
"Vertie Mae Garrett"
"Vertie Mae Garrett, age 97, of Sparkman, died Sunday, May 1, 2005, in the Beverly Nursing Home at El Dorado.
"Born March 29, 1908 at Sparkman, she was a daughter of the late William Algia Garrett and Addie Hood Garrett.
"She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Sparkman and a retired clerk for L.L. Jack's Store at Sparkman.
"Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Sam and Carroll Garrett; four sisters, Euvis Lea, Ruby Stone, Drue Page and Ora Garrett.
"Survivors include one sister, Opal Rice of Bunnell, FL; four nieces, Glenn Reynolds, Nell Pittman, Brady Marie Reeve and Carol Creasy; five nephews, Sammy Garrett, J.B. Stone, William Stone, John Craig and Thomas Roy Page; 20 great-niexes and nephews.
"Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church at Sparkman or the Arkansas Children's Hospital.
"Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, May 5, in the First Baptist Church at Sparkman. Burial will be in Delamar Cemetery by Benton Funeral Home of Bearden.
"Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 4, at Benton Funeral Home in Bearden.
"To sign the online register: www.bentonfuneralhome.com."
Maintained by: RS Green-Starnes
Originally Created by: Judy Benton Lamb
Record added: Jun 07, 2005
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