Services for Cheryl Ann Garrett, 53, Lawrence, will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, May 2, 2011, at 9th Street Baptist Church, Lawrence with Pastor Delmar A. White officating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Ms. Garrett died, Monday April 25, 2011 at her home.
She was born July 18, 1958 in Lawrence, the daughter of John Steve and Clara Belle Garrett. She has lived in Lawrence her entire life.
Ms. Garrett was employed with Scotch Cleaners, the Lawrence Holiday Inn Holidome, and very much enjoyed working at the Kansas University Campus at Mrs. E’s. She enjoyed helping raise her many nieces and nephews, while their parents worked.
She was preceded in death by her beloved father John Steve Garrett, Sr.
Survivors include her only son, Damien Garrett; her mother, Clara Garrett, Lawrence; four sisters, Sondra Garrett, Debra Garrett, Rose Garrett, all of Lawrence, Beatrice Brown Scott, Ottawa; five brothers, John Garrett, Jr., Lawrence, Phillip Garrett, Topeka, Tommy Brown, Ottawa, Michael Garrett, Denver, CO, and James Garrett, Lawrence; two granddaughters Dearah Garrett, Lawrence, and Amarie Stevicks, Topeka; forty-eight nieces and nephews, and many friends.
Friends may call Sunday 9am. To 8pm. at the Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
The family suggests memorials to the Ninth Street Baptist Church in care of the funeral home.