Funeral services for Robert A. Garrett will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be the Rev. Dee Anders. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory in Minden. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home.
Robert was born Oct. 6, 1940, in Delhi and entered into rest Feb. 4, 2014, in Minden. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge for more than 50 years.
His parents, Bilbo and Lessie Garrett and great-granddaughter, Olivia Garrett preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, DeLane Garrett of Minden; sons, Marty Garrett and wife, Dixie of Minden and Marvin Garrett and wife, Melinda of Minden; daughter, Reba Dale Garrett of Sarepta; sisters, Mary Hazel and husband, Gene of Newellton, Effie Brewer and husband, Jake of Houston, Texas and Dorothy Ann Atkins and husband, Wilbur of Rayville; grandchildren, Randall, Curtis, Jamie, Tyler, Daniel, Dillion, Chrystal, Ray, Crystal and Ryan; and great-grandchildren, Hannah, Gracie, Noah, Madeline, MaKenzie, Ali, Aaronlane, Lennie, Ellis, Lauren and Ellie.
Pallbearers will be Tracy (Bufford) Gray, Robert L. Garrett, Marty Capers, Alan Oglesby, Jeff Cupples and Mason House.
Honorary pallbearer will be Devin McKnight.