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Art Club 4.

{ January 4, 1950 - September 28, 2018 }

      Phillip Wade Garrett, age 68, passed from this life on Friday, September 28, 2018 in Pontotoc County, MS. He was born on Wednesday, January 4, 1950 in Dyersburg, Tennessee, to Buford and Thelma Louis Garrett. He was a 1968 graduate of Westwood high School in Memphis, TN and was self-employed as a cabinet maker all his adult working life. Phillip married Elizabeth L. Maynard nineteen years ago in Water Valley, MS on November 22, 1998. They spent almost twenty years of marriage in Munford, Tn., before moving to Belden, MS in late 2017. He was a devout follower of Jesus and a member of The Orchard Church of Tupelo, Mississippi.

      A memorial service celebrating Phillip's life was at 5 PM, Monday, October 1, 2018 at The Orchard with Rev. Will Rambo and Rev. Mike Gibson officiating. Visitation was Monday from 4 PM to service time only. Holland Funeral Directors is honored to be entrusted with arrangements.

      Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth "Betty" Maynard Garrett of Belden; his children, Christopher Garrett of Nashville, TN, and Brandy Garrett Anderson of Franklin, TN; two grandchildren, Gage Christopher Garrett and Cameron Garrett Moore; a host of nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Sherry Garrett Cox.

      The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be made in memory of Phillip W. Garrett to Hell Fighters International, One Freedom Square, Laurel, MS 39440-3367.

Holland Funeral Directors was in charge of his services.

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Phillip and wife Elizabeth.