Obituaries - Dec. 4, 2007

Harold D. Garrett

Harold D. Garrett, 82, of Riverdale, died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2007. Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 5, at 2 p.m., at Fellowship Baptist Church in Riverdale.

His Family will receive friends at Pope Dickson & Son - Jonesboro Chapel TODAY (Tuesday, Dec. 4), at 2-4 p.m., and 6-8 p.m.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Earlene Garrett, and son, Larry Garrett.

He is survived by his wife, Juanita Smith Garrett; sons, Stan Garrett, Tommy Garrett, Kelly Garrett and Gary Garrett; daughter, Delores Creech; stepsons, Tim Glenn, Steve Glenn, and Ken Glenn; 7 siblings; 17 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Pope Dickson & Son - Jonesboro Chapel is in charge of the arrangements, (770) 478-7211.

Laura M. Morrow

Mrs. Laura M. Morrow, of Jonesboro, died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2007, at the Jonesboro Nursing and Rehab Center. She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters and brothers. She is survived by her nieces and nephews and special friends, Lois, Ann, Emmadeane and Pressley. Her graveside services will be Wednesday at 1 a.m., at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, with Dr. Ed Judy officiating, and interment at the cemetery. The family will receive visitors TODAY (Tuesday, Dec. 4), from 6:30-8 p.m., at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Morrow First United Method Church, 5985 Jonesboro Rd., Morrow, Ga., 30260. Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors, 6362 South Lee Street, Morrow, Ga., 30260, is in charge of arrangements, (770) 961-2828.