Archie Leroy Garrett, 70, of 105 Park Circle Road, Elizabeth City, NC, died Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at his residence. A native of Pasquotank, NC, he was the son of the late Lillian Markham and the husband of Sylvia Marie Carmichael Garrett of the residence. He was a former manager of Furniture Lion and a member of Trinity Baptist Fellowship.
Besides his wife he is survived by a daughter, Deborah Garrett Smith and husband Brian of Folcroft, PA; a son, David Garrett and wife Denise of Hertford, NC; a half-sister, Lena Muehlenbein of CT; and two half-brothers, Everett Markham of Hertford, NC and Bobby Markham of Elizabeth City, NC. He was pre-deceased by a half-sister, Carolyn Markham and a grandchild.
Funeral services will be Monday, November 19, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Trinity Baptist Fellowship with the Rev. Bill Bailey and the Rev. Fred Ellinwood officiating. Burial will follow in New Hollywood Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home and at other times at the residence. Memorial donations may be made to Trinity Baptist Fellowship, PO Box 1373, Elizabeth City, NC 27906. Twiford Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Garrett family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences