Obituary: Colleen Baldwin Garrett

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Colleen Baldwin Garrett, 80, of Madison, Ala., formerly of Marshall County, died Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, in Huntsville, Ala.

Mrs. Garrett was born in Hamilton County, and was a daughter of the late Hoke Smith and Sylvesta Stinson Baldwin. She was a homemaker and was a member of Christ Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Huntsville.

Mrs. Garrett was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. William Pate Garrett, who died in October 2010.

Mrs. Garrett is survived by her daughter, Martha Garrett (Jerry) Fisher and grandchildren, Billy Fisher and Cindy Fisher, all of Madison, Ala.; sisters, Gloria Lowery of Chattanooga, Carolyn (Wayne) Reeves of Harrison, Tenn., and Billie (Jerry) Moore of Ringgold, Ga.; two brothers, Howard "Bud" (Peggy) Baldwin of Ooltewah and John (Debbie) Baldwin of Ringgold, Ga.

Funeral services were conducted Sunday, Dec. 12, from the chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home East with Rev. Richard Hughes and Rev. Dr. Pam Phillips-Burk officiating. Graveside services were conducted Monday, Dec. 13, at Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill.

Memorial donations may be made to Christ Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1580 Jeff Road, Huntsville, AL 35806 or Good Samaritan Hospice, 540 Hughes Road, Suite 12, Madison, AL 35758.

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services was in charge of local arrangements.