Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Watson Funeral Home in Eldorado with Jack Wiggins officiating. Burial will follow at Wesley Cemetery.
Born Jan. 29, 1943 in Watseka, Mrs. Garrett was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Metropolis. She had a degree in home economics from St. Olaf in Northfield, Minn. She taught kindergarten at Jefferson School in Massac County.
Survivors include her husband of 47 years, William David Garrett; one son, Mark Garrett of Carbondale; one daughter, Martha Bonner and husband Michael of Weston, Fla.; two grandchildren, Allison and Andrew Bonner; two brothers, Gayle Breymeyer and wife Cindy of Watseka and Deane Breymeyer of Attica, Ind.; and one sister, Carolyn Breymeyer of Lubbock, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Helena Duis Breymeyer.
Visitation will be held on Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.