Elizabeth "Betsy" Kathryn Garrett



Elizabeth “Betsy” Kathryn Garrett, 71, died on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at her residence.

Born in Beckley, WV, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Franklin Garrett, Jr and Kathryn Phillips Garrett Thompson. Betsy graduated from St. Albans High School in St. Albans, WV. She moved to SC in 1988 to be near family. She served as the secretary at Westside Baptist Church for 26 years. She attended First Baptist Church of Sumter.

Surviving are: two brothers, Tom Garrett and his wife Sue of Sumter and Rev. Sam Garrett and his wife Donna of Denison, TX; three nephews, Rev. Wade Garrett and his wife Laurie of Wills Point, TX, Rev. Luke Garrett of Denison, TX and Travis Garrett and his wife Kara of Denison, TX; three nieces, Shannon Peebles and her husband David of Sumter, Kathryn Combs and her husband Royce of Sumter and Ashley Garrett of Newport News, VA; thirteen great nieces and nephews, Nikki Gifford and her husband Morgan, Shawna and Matthew Combs, Garrett and Ryan Peebles, Jason Fisher and his wife Eliza, Samuel, Stephen and Daniel Garrett and Emma and Caleb Garrett and one great great nephew, MJ Gifford.

A funeral service has been rescheduled and will be held on Monday, October 15, 2018 at 11:00 am in the Bullock Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Allan Jones officiating. Interment will follow in the Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.

Nephews and great nephews will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, October 14, 2018 from 6-8 pm at Bullock Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to The Advocacy Pregnancy and Parenting Resource Center, PO Box 3727, Sumter, SC 29151.

You may go to www.bullockfuneralhome.com and sign the family’s guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.