Otha Dean Garrett

Male 1923 - 2008  (85 years)


Personal Information

  • Name Otha Dean Garrett 
    Nickname Pug 
    Born 15 Oct 1923  Center, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Oct 2008  Ada, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Obituary:
      ADA -- Services for O.D. "Pug" Garrett, 85, Ada, are 2 pm Monday at Oil Center Pentecostal Holiness Church, the Revs. James Feltner and Glen Eaves will officiate. Burial will follow at Maxwell Cemetery. Mr. Garrett died Friday, Oct. 31, 2008, at a local hospital.

      He was born Oct. 15, 1923, at Center to John Pluto and Rae Lanham Garrett. He attended Center and Vanoss schools. Mr. Garrett retired from the Coal Oil and Gas Company where he worked as an oil production superintendent and after retirement he farmed. He was a member of the Oil Center Pentecostal Holiness Church. He married Thelma Jean Burk Aug. 2, 1948.

      He was preceded in death by a daughter, Sondra Garner, and a grandson, Dustin Garner. Survivors include his wife, Thelma Jean Garrett, of the home; a granddaughter, April Taylor and husband Chris, Ada; three great grandchildren, Garrett Taylor, Paige Taylor, and Lynndie Taylor, all of Ada; and a son-in-law, Gene Garner, Ada. Bearers are Jim Ward, Wayne Willoughby, Sean Lackey, Delton Sutton, Toby Willoughby, Jerry Wilcher, Mike Casady, and Ronnie Rowe. Criswell Funeral Home, Ada

      Published in the Ada Evening News from 11/3/2008 - 11/5/2008
    Buried 03 Nov 2010  Maxwell Cemetery, Oil Center, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I283  Root Tree
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2011 

    Father John Pluto Garrett,   b. 18 Aug 1886, Anniston, Calhoun County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1950, Ada, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Rae Lanham,   b. 17 Jan 1898, Denton County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1980, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1914  Boggy Depot, Atoka County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F95  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thelma Jean Burk,   b. 29 Apr 1929, Oil Center, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Nov 2010, Ada, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 02 Aug 1948 
    Children 
     1. Saundra Jean Garrett
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2011 
    Family ID F99  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart