NICHOLSON - Flora Nix Garrett, 96, died Tuesday, December 3, 2013, at Northridge Health and Rehab Center.
She was born in Homer, the daughter of the late, Millege and Anner Tanner Nix. She was retired from Big Ace and was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church. Mrs. Garrett was preceded in death by her husband, Victor Garrett; daughters, Lucille Barber and Betty Garrett; and a son, William Garrett.
Survivors include daughters, Doris Morris, Nicholson, Mary Scroggs, Colbert, Janice Tacto, Nicholson, Linda Barber, Nicholson, Ann Fields, Nicholson, and Joyce Harrison, Nicholson; son, Ralph Garrett, Athens; brother, W.C. Nix, Augusta; sisters, Kathnelle McDaniel, Greensboro, Louise Moon, Comer, and Marie Culberson, Elberton; 20 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Friday, December 6, at 11 a.m., from the chapel of Little-Ward Funeral Home with the Rev. Allen Seagraves officiating with the interment following in the Apple Valley Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, December 5, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.