|Birth: ||Jun. 19, 1932|
|Death: ||Apr. 24, 2009|
Russell Rogers Garretson, 76, a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away Friday, April 24, 2009.
Funeral: 10 a.m. Monday at Shady Oaks Baptist Church in Hurst. Interment will follow at 2 p.m. in Boyd Cemetery. Visitation: The family will receive friends 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Russell, the son of Leroy W. and Frances Rogers Garretson, was born June 19, 1932, in Wichita, Kan. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War. He was the former owner of Cash Register Specialty Co. in Arlington. Russell served many years on the Bedford Library Board. He was a deacon in the Baptist church and a member of Shady Oaks Baptist Church.
Russell was preceded in death by his parents and siblings.
Survivors: Loving wife of 52 years, Jody Garretson; sons, Chuck Garretson and wife, Linda, Doug Garretson and wife, Stacey, Bill Garretson; daughters, Carole Peddy and husband, Russ, Debra Phillips and husband, Steve; grandchildren, Alicia Underwood and husband, Bill, Brittany Garretson, Matthew Garretson, Melody Garretson, Jordan Vaught, Natalie Garretson, Aaron Vaught, Simonne Peddy, Zachary Garretson, Lauren Dutton, Walker Phillips, Logan Phillips, Emma Phillips; great-grandchildren, Pruett, Piper, Michael; sisters-in-law; brothers-in-law; nieces, nephews; and friends.
Published in Star-Telegram on 4/26/2009
Boyd (Wise County)
Created by: Tim Hawkins
Record added: Apr 26, 2009
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