Lila Garrett

Published 6:51 pm Thursday, October 6, 2016

Lila Garrett, 88, of Sardis, entered into eternal rest on Oct. 1, 2016.

Funeral services for Mrs. Garrett will be held Saturday, Oct. 8 at noon from Good Hope Baptist Church with the Rev. John Ward officiating. Burial to follow in the churchyard cemetery.

Mrs. Garrett will lay in state one hour prior to service.

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Viewing and visitation will be held at Miller Funeral Service on Friday, Oct. 7 from 2-8 p.m.

Mrs. Garrett leaves to cherish her beautiful memories five sons, (Pennsylvania) Garrett; Hosea (Nevel) of Selma, Melvin (Sallie) of Sardis, Hubert (Pamela) of Birmingham; Milton (Linda Faye) and Willie (Suzanne) of Huntsville; two daughters, Ganell (Jimmy) Ingram of Middleburg, Florida and Shirley (Levente) Stewart of Birmingham; a devoted granddaughter, LaToya (Jeffery) Coleman of Montgomery; and a loyal and dedicated niece, Ronda (Tommie) Ivey of Birmingham. She also leaves behind 21 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Holloway Memorial Funeral Home, 334-502-8070. Nathaniel and Mary Chestnut Holloway, owners.