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Wilford O "Cotton" Garrett

December 7, 1918 January 7, 2018
Wilford O "Cotton" Garrett
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W O “Cotton” Garrett, 99, passed away Sunday, January 7th, 2018. He was born December 7, 1918 in Trinidad, Texas to SC and Minnie Smith Garrett. W O served in WWII from 1942-1946. He was in Army Air Corp, 863rd Bombardier Squadron Division from San Angelo, Texas. He trained cadets how to use the bomb sites. W O served in the Philippine Islands, Manilla, New Guinea, East Indies and Leyte.
His company was one of the first liberators for the Philippine Islands. W O was preceded in death by his wife Marie, son Ronnie, grandson, Seth, his parents and several brothers and sisters.

W O is survived by three daughters, Sharon Covington and husband Larry of Weatherford, Melinda Martin of Granbury and Melody Burnett and husband Don of Weatherford, as well as 10 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. We would like to give a special thanks to Hospice Plus for their caring service to our Dad.

Funeral: 11 a.m, Thursday, January 11, 2018 at North Side Baptist Church with interment to follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery. Visitation: 6-8 p.m., Wednesday at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Memorials may be made to North Side Baptist Church or a charity of choice.

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6:00 PM 1/10/2018 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/10/2018 8:00:00 PM
Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel

913 North Elm Street
Weatherford, TX 76086

Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel
913 North Elm Street Weatherford 76086 TX
United States





11:00 AM 1/11/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 1/11/2018 12:00:00 PM
North Side Baptist Church

910 North Main Street
Weatherford, Texas 76086

North Side Baptist Church
910 North Main Street Weatherford 76086 Texas
United States

Cemetery Details


Memory Gardens Cemetery Final Resting Place

5600 US 180 West
Weatheford, tx 76088

5600 US 180 West Weatheford 76088 tx
United States

Memorial Contribution

North Side Baptist Church

910 North Main Street
Weatherford, Texas 76086

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