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 Jeanetta Mae “Jake” <I>Kelley</I> Garrett

Jeanetta Mae “Jake” Kelley Garrett

Champaign, Champaign County, Illinois, USA
Death 2 Nov 2012 (aged 97)
Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio, USA
Burial Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 100117640 · View Source
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Jeanetta M. (Jake) Garrett, age 97 of Hamilton passed away Friday, November 2, 2012 at Hospice of Hamilton. She was born on June 3, 1915 in Champaign, Illinois, the daughter of Frank and Margaret (Murray) Kelley. She graduated from Hamilton High School in 1933. She worked at the Corner Grocery and four years at Champion Paper.

She married Paul B. Garrett on October 24, 1935 in Liberty, Indiana and he preceded her in death on January 17, 1977. She was the oldest living member of West Side Baptist Church and was very active in her church. She also volunteered for many years at Fort Hamilton Hospital.

She is survived by two daughters, Patricia Chadwell (Chuck) of Cincinnati and Karen McKerracher (Bill) of Pacific, Missouri. Three grandchildren, Jeff Chadwell (Mary Beth) of Clarendon Hills, Ill., Jennifer Waldrop (Jimmy) of Wilmington, N.C. and Todd McKerracher (Crystal) of San Antonio, TX. Eight great grandchildren, Sarah, Michael and Emilie Chadwell, Jacob and Jack Waldrop, and Madison and Donovan McKerracher, and a devoted brother and sister, Ralph Kelley and June Halcomb, many nieces, nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Judith A. Garrett in 1940, her parents, a brother, Roy Kelley, sisters Edith Doyle, Ruby Berger, and Opal Witt Strand. Half brothers Everett and Ivan Kelley and half sister Mazie Slasinski.

Funeral services at Weigel Funeral Home, 980 N.W. Washington Blvd., Hamilton OH with Pastor Richard Rhodus, Officiating. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Burial Park.

Weigel Funeral Home
980 N.W. Washington Blvd.
Hamilton, OH 45013 1/2/2012

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