EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Mrs. Josephine Prescott Garrett, 71, entered into rest August 6, 2011. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, August 14, 2011 at Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Leroy Robertson officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Mrs. Garrett, a native of Edgefield County was a member of Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, William Garrett; three sons, Bettis C. Prescott, Willie E. Prescott and George (Yvonne) Prescott; three daughters, Jean Prescott, Vicky Prescott and Gabrial Prescott; three brothers, Joe Lewis Holmes, Ernest (Charlotte) Holmes and Henry Holmes; two sisters, Ruby Herrin and Susie (Yonce) Sellers; nine grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren; a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at 98 Promised Land Road or after 1 p.m. today at the funeral home. G. L. Brightharp(s)and(s)Sons Mortuary, 250 Coral Street, Edgefield, SC (803) 637-4900.
The Augusta Chronicle-August 13, 2011