Rhoda J. Garrett, 95, daughter of George Marshall and Sudie Kate Clevidence Burris, was born Nov. 24, 1909, at Success. She died March 21, 2005, at Humbolt Nursing Home at Humbolt, Tenn.She married J. L. Garrett. They lived on a farm in the Success area. When her husband died, Mrs. Garrett moved to Houston and later to Jackson, Tenn., with her daughter. She later became a resident of the Humbolt Nursing Home.Mrs. Garrett enjoyed lawn care, raising a garden and cooking, sharing her baked goods with family and friends.In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents.Surviving are a daughter, Shirley Knollhoff of Jackson, Tenn.; one sister, Ruby G. Smith of Springfield; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.Graveside services are 10 o’clock Saturday morning at the Emery Cemetery with Jeff Moore officiating under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.Visitation is 6 to 7 o’clock Friday evening at the Evans chapel. “

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