Thomas Garrett, Jr., 87, widower of the late Phyllis Marie Hudson Garrett, died Monday, February 8, 2021 at the Bourbon Community Hospital, Paris, KY.
A native of Lexington, KY, he was the son of the late Thomas Garrett and Anna Katherine Keith Richardson. He was a tile worker for the Martina Brothers for 30 years and also a driver for Alvin Haynes Trucking. He was a veteran of the United States Army where he fought in the Korean War.
He is survived by nine children, Phoebe Garrett, James Garrett, Michelle Garrett, Valentino Seawright, Stacy (Jennifer) Humble, Jason (Jennifer) Atwood, Jermone (Pauline Swiger) Humble, Malik Humble and Jaynequa Humble and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, Thomas Leon Garrett and William Garrett and two grandsons, William Garrett, Jr. and Douglas Leon Garrett.
Funeral services will be conducted at 12:00 PM Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY by Ed Allen. Burial will be in the Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10:00 AM until the time of service on Tuesday, February 16th at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Malik Humble, James “Mikey” Watson, Jacob Atwood, Thomas Humble, Stacy Humble, Jr. and Brandon Douglas.
The funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY.
The online guestbook is at www.Lusk-McFarland.com and a 24 hour funeral information line can be reached by calling 859-987-4387.