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Garrett, Wilma J.

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Wilma J. Garrett of Prairie City, IL died June 20, 2014 at 1:50 PM at the Care Center of Abingdon in Abingdon, IL. She was born November 10, 1938 in Poplar Bluff, Mo the daughter of Berlin E and Walsie L (Burris) Dildine. She married William Joseph “Joe” Garrett October 13, 1957 in Table Grove, IL he preceded her January 1, 1997.

She is survived by one daughter Lea Ann Clutterbuck of Goldsboro NC; three sons Martin (Leann) Garrett of Ellisville, Billy (Koreen) Garrett of Phoenix AZ, James H (Mary) Garrett of Roseville, IL. 11 Grandchildren and 5 Great grandchildren and 3 step great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one sister, and one brother.

Moved with her family to Table Grove, IL in 1944, after marriage moved to Avon where she lived from 1957 to 1966. She then moved to Prairie City, IL where she has lived since. She was a member of the Ellisville Nazarene Church. Wilma had a caring heart and was always willing to help.

Funeral service will be Tuesday June 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM at the Corman Memorial Home in Avon, IL.  Visitation will be Monday evening June 23, 2014 form 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Corman Memorial Home in Avon, Il. Burial will be in the Prairie City Cemetery. Memorials may be made to her memory. Online condolences may be made at www.cormanmh.com . Corman Memorial Home in Avon is in charge of arrangements.