Larry Eugene Garrett, 77, of North Carolina, and formerly of Taylor Ridge, Illinois passed away on Thursday October 31, 2019.
Born August 25, 1942 in Kirksville, Missouri, he was the son of Alva Franklin Garrett and Mary Francis (Watson) Garrett. He later married Charlotte (Kraus) in 1964 and from that union were three children.
He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Roger Garrett.
Larry is survived by his two sons, Danny and Marjorie Garrett of Gorin, MO, Jamie Garrett and wife Ellen of Davenport IA; one daughter, Syndee Ransom and husband Bill of North Carolina; three sisters, Bernice Haynes and husband Fred of Trecko MT., Mary Ann Albright of Queen City, MO; Patricia Hinkle and Stanley of Ewing ,MO; sister in law, Marty Garrett of Lancaster, MO; seven grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren along with several nieces and nephews.
Larry spent 37 years working as UPS and when not driving for UPS he enjoyed the outdoors. He enjoyed hunting small and big game bringing home a 22-point mule deer in Montana. Riding horses and taking trail rides with family and friends was also something he enjoyed.
A visitation with the family will be held on Tuesday November 5, 2019 at the Arbela Methodist Church, East 10th street Arbela, MO. from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm,
Burial will follow at the Campground Cemetery in Downing, Missouri.
Memorials are suggested to the family and can be entrusted to A Simplified Funeral Solution.
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