Born: January 14, 1881 Mount Vernon, Franklin County, Texas
Died: January 8, 1947 Waco, McLennan County, Texas
Spouse: Irene Dillard Garrett
Willie Garrett (1903 – 1962)
Emmett Garrett (1904 – 1941)
Johnnie Brown Garrett (1906 – 1970)
Joe Donald Garrett (1913 – 1991)
Maurine Garrett Talbert (1916 – 1993)
Marietta Garrett Matkin (1919 – 1996)
John Howard Garrett, 65 of Waco died Wednesday morning.
Funeral services were held at the Patrick Baptist Church Thursday at 3 p.m., Rev. Carl Jones officiating, burial in China Spring Cemetery.
Survivors: his widow, Irene Garrett; three sons, Joe Garrett, Willie Garrett and Johnny Garrett; daughters, Mr. Mary Etta Matkin of Waco and Mrs. Maurine Talbert of China Spring; three sisters, Mrs. Lizzie Brown, Mrs. Ruby Hill and Mrs. Ester Murphy, all of Waco; four brothers, Robert Garrett, Harper Garrett, Womack Garrett and Jim Garrett, all of Waco; 15 grandchildren.