Timothy "Tim" Eugene Garrett
Timothy "Tim" Eugene Garrett
January 17, 1959 - March 27, 2019


Timothy “Tim” Eugene Garrett, 60, of Palatka, passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center in Palatka following an extended illness.

Tim was born in Glendale Hospital and had been a lifelong resident of Palatka. He had worked as a fabricator for St. Johns Shipbuilders. He enjoyed fabricating with steel, fishing, helping others and staying busy.

He was preceded in death by his father, Eugene “Bud” Garrett; brother, Gary Garrett; and grandparents, Mary and Gilbert DeVenny.

Surviving are his wife of 19 years, Rita Hughes Garrett of Palatka; a son, Edward Cormier II of Palatka; mother, Mary Garrett of San Mateo; brother, Bill Garrett and wife of San Mateo; sister, Carolyn and Kermit Lawhorn of Satsuma.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Masters Funeral Home in Palatka with Chaplain Joe Caro officiating. Interment will follow in San Mateo Cemetery. Friends are invited to call at the funeral home starting at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, an hour before the start of the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105; Safe Pet Rescue, P.O. Box 840215, St. Augustine, FL 32080; or to the donor’s charity of choice.

Messages of encouragement or sympathy may be expressed in his online guestbook at www.themastersfuneralhomes.com.

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

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