Mr. Albert Garrett, 82, of Grantville, died at Piedmont Newnan Hospital on Thursday, January 31, 2019.
He was born in Villa Rica, Georgia on November 5, 1936 to Henry Garrett and Isabell Ingram. In addition to his parents, Albert is preceded in death by his son, Keith Albert Garrett, and sister, Mary Doster.
Albert enjoyed watching football, especially Alabama and the Atlanta Falcons, and watching the Atlanta Braves. Albert loved meeting new people and making them laugh. He often listened to his favorite Bluegrass music and took fishing trips to Hiwassee.
He was employed many years at Estes as a dock worker and worked for Wal-Mart in the bakery.
A memorial service is at 11 a.m., Saturday, February 2, 2019, at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 9:30 until service time.
Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Lila Nadine Bell Garrett; son, Douglas Burl Garrett; daughters, Tona Lee Maddox (James), Melissa Ann Bishop (Edward Fugate); sister, Mona Steele (Walter). Also surviving are grandchildren, Joshua (Lauren), Samantha, Andrew (Ashleigh), Kayla (Cain) and Nick (Kristen); great-grandchildren, Nate, Connor, Olivia, Addison and Parker.
Condolences may be expressed at www.higginsfuneralhomes.com
Higgins Hillcrest Chapel, Newnan, 770-253-4723