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1936 Martha 2023

Martha Joan (Shipwash) Garrett

July 4, 1936 — June 29, 2023


Mrs. Martha ‘Joan’ Garrett, 86, of Kingston, passed away June 29, 2023, at her home. She was a member of South Harriman Baptist Church and loved quilting, shopping, and working outdoors.

She is preceded in death by her husband: Wendell Garrett.

Daughter: Brigette Gibson.

Parents: Leroy & Carrie Shipwash.

She is survived by daughters: Wende Garrett Jones and Cindy Garrett Johnson.

Stepson: Dan Michael Garrett.

4 sisters: Darelene Northern, Sandra Edwards, Delores “Corky” Grizzard, and Brenda Jones.

Brother: Leroy Shipwash Jr.

Son-in-law: Scott Miller.

8 Grandchildren: Isaac Gibson, Kristie Gibson, Wyatt Gibson, Garrett Jones, Nathan Jones, Griffin Roberts, Danielle Garrett, and Campbell Garrett.

Great Grandchild: Madison Gibson.

Special friend and caregiver: Veronica Stinnett.

Along with many nieces and nephews.

The family would like to give a special thanks to Amedisys Hospice Care.

The family will meet Wednesday, July 5, 2023, at Roane Memorial Gardens for a graveside service at 1:00 PM with Bro. Dan Garrett officiating.

Davis Funeral Home in Harriman is honored to serve the family of Ms. Martha ‘Joan’ Garrett.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Martha Joan (Shipwash) Garrett, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Wednesday, July 5, 2023

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Roane Memorial Gardens, Rockwood

, Rockwood, TN 37854

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