Jerry Franklin Garrett

Published 10:23 am Wednesday, May 26, 2021

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Jerry F. Garrett, 71, of Moyock, died in Elizabeth City on May 22, 2021. Born June 14, 1949 in Norfolk, Va., Jerry was the son of the late Fred and Queenie Garrett. He was also the brother of Marvin Garrett, Charles Garrett, Fred Garrett, Randy Garrett, Norma Barnett and Joyce Olah, all of whom preceded Jerry in death.

Jerry served proudly in the United States Merchant Marines.

Survivors include wife Janet Garrett; children Charlene Eason (Craig) and Alan Forehand (Darlene); grandchildren Cody Eason, Christopher Eason, Emilee Eason Tolbert (Jesse), Jeff Berry and Hunter Forehand; seven great-grandchildren; sister Marie Garrett Baker (Keith); many nieces and nephews and brothers-in-law Vernon Garrett and Sidney Garrett.

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As Jerry requested, there are no services planned and the family will honor his wishes for cremation. Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was entrusted with arrangements.