Originally created 04/16/04

Mrs. Essie Garnett (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga.- Mrs. Essie B. Garnett, 81, of Essie McIntyre Blvd., entered into rest Monday, April 12, 2004, at the Westwood Nursing Facility. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 17, 2004 at 11 a.m. at Good Shepherd Baptist Church with Rev. Clarence Moore, officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Mrs. Garnett was a native of Burke County, Ga., a retired employee from Youth Development Center after 18 years of service. She was a member of Good Shepherd Baptist Church, a dedicated member of the Usher Board for many years, earning her position of Usher Emeritus and a member of Sr. Citizen Council. Survivors are three daughters, Ruby (LeRoy) Glenn, Georgia "Angie" (Millard) Byrd, Bonnie L. Young; son-in-law, Charlie Lockett; three sisters, one brother, a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild, nieces and nephews. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle April 16, 2004