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Obituary
Phyllis Carol Franklin Garrett
January 16, 1942 - August 23, 2017
Born in Franklin County, NC
Resided in Roxboro, NC
Visitation
Friday August 25, 2017, 10:00-11:00 AM
Antioch Baptist Church
677 Antioch Church Rd.
Timberlake, NC 27583
 
Service
Friday August 25, 2017, 11:00 AM
Church Service
Antioch Baptist Church
677 Antioch Church Rd.
Timberlake, NC 27583
Phyllis Carol Franklin Garrett, 75, of 1782 Cates Mill Road, Roxboro, died Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Person Memorial Hospital. Born in Franklin County, she was the daughter of the late Bennie Franklin and Gladys Woody Franklin. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her daughter, Carol Lynn Garrett and two sisters, Bennie Jean Long Humphries and Patricia Page. Mrs. Garrett attended Antioch Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband of 57 years, John Mark Garrett of the home; two sons: Greg Garrett and fiancÚ, Diane Bowes, of Timberlake and Mark "Tony" Garrett and wife, Lisa of Roxboro; one step-brother, Bennie B. Franklin, Jr.; three step-sisters, Carol F. Ficklin, of Raleigh, Kay Franklin Hagwood, of Louisburg, and Melinda F. Jackson, of Raleigh; five grandchildren: Travis Garrett, Justin Garrett, Tyler Neal Lunsford, Ronnie Antonio Lunsford, and Danielle Renee Lunsford.

Funeral service will be 11:00 AM Friday, August 25, 2017 at Antioch Baptist Church with the Dr. M. David Chambers officiating. Burial will follow in Person Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held an hour prior to the service.

Pallbearers will be Travis Garrett, Justin Garrett, Joshua Bowes, Ed Bowes, Tyler Lunsford, and Douglas Harris.

Memorials may be made to Duke Cancer Patient Support, Attn.: Kim Malogen, SCPSP, DUMC Box 3139, Durham, NC 27710 or Duke University, c/o Radiation Oncology, Dr. David Brizel, DUMC Box 3640, Durham, NC 27710 (in memo put head and neck cancer donation).