Lebanon, VA – Alfred Leonard Garrett, age 85, went to be with the Lord on January 29, 2021. Born December 5, 1935. He was the son of the late Ethel Maude Fields Garrett and James Randel Garrett. He enjoyed singing and playing the guitar, He enjoyed working on cars, he was the owner of Garet 5 cleaning service and he also worked at Southern Motors in Bristol and Marion Bottling Company. He attended Lebanon Community Fellowship.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister: Carolyn Combs and several aunts and uncles.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years Neva Anderson Garrett; one daughter: Leanne Marie Snead and special friend Brian Roller; two sons: Edward Lewis Garrett and wife Melissa, Duane Courtney Garrett and wife Terri; grandchildren: Blake Michael Snead and wife Ashley, Jacob Edward Garrett, Alicia Kitchens, Jaylen Kitchens, Luke Jackson Garrett, and Hazel Garrett; great granddaughter: Maia Williams; one sister: Betty Kegley and husband Hassel; one brother: Eddie Garrett. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral service will be Monday February 1, 2021 at 7:00pm in the Combs-Hess Funeral Service Chapel with Pastor Justin Honaker and Rev. Woody Scott officiating. Burial will be Tuesday February 2, 2021 at 11:00am at Ketron Memorial Gardens, Military rites will be conducted by Lebanon V.F.W. Post # 9864. Family will receive friends from 5:30pm to 7:00pm prior to the funeral service.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: Phillip Puckett, Blake Michael Snead, Jacob Edward Garrett, Luke Garrett, Brian Roller, Hazel Garrett, Jimmy Fields, Smokey Fields, Chris Anderson, David Kegley, Leonard Kegley, and all his friends from the Army.
Special thanks to Dr. Michael Ulrich, Dr. Brian Easton and the staff at Russell County Medical Center and the staff at Johnston Memorial Hospital.
In Lieu of flowers donations can be made to Lebanon Community Fellowship or Morning Star Church.
In consideration of the health and safety of all those attending the service, Combs – Hess Funeral Service and the family strongly encourages all CDC guidelines be followed, including the use of a face mask.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the family online at www.CHfunerals.com. Combs – Hess Funeral Service, 291 Highway 71 Fincastle Road, Lebanon, VA 24266 (276) 889-4444 is serving the Garrett family.