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Wednesday, Apr. 23, 2014

Zelpha Garrett

Thursday, May 15, 2003

DEXTER - Zelpha Garrett, 88, died May 14, 2003, at Cypress Point Healthcare.

Born Nov. 12, 1914, in Indiana, daughter of the late Henry and Ada Hayes Harris, she was a member of the Second General Baptist Church in Dexter and had been a clerk for Stovall's Department Store in Dexter.

On Oct. 29, 1967, at Dexter, she married Branon Garrett who preceded her in death on Dec. 14, 2001.

Survivors include: two sons, Darrel Teters and Gary Teeters of Yucaipa, Calif.; two brothers, Arty Harris of Anaheim, Calif., and Cecil Harris of Dayton, Ohio; one sister, Ava Fries of Beverly Hills, Calif.; and five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

One daughter, Helen Gray, also preceded her in death.

Visitation is from 9 a.m. Saturday until service time at 10 a.m. at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter. The Rev. Lester Clayton will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Hagy Cemetery.