Julia Briggs Garrett, 93, of Lynchburg, died on Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Lynchburg General Hospital. Born on May 14, 1925, in Nelson County, she was a daughter of the late Willie Briggs and Nettie Briggs. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Garrett and nine siblings. Julia was a member of New Mount Baptist Church in Arrington. She is survived by her daughter, Elizabeth Garrett of Lynchburg, eight grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. A funeral service will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at New Mount Baptist Church in Arrington, with the Reverend Vincent Jones officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service on Saturday. Arrangements by Wells/Sheffield Funeral Chapel, Lovingston (434) 263-4097.
Looking for a loved one?
Latest Local Offers
G.W. Services Tin Roof Painting Make your old metal roofs look new again Interior & Exterior Painting. Shingle Roofs & Vinyl Siding - All Types of Repairs. 1-434-270-6239 ~ Greg Walton **MOST CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED**
Sign A Guestbook
Offer a personal message of sympathy...
You'll find individual Guest Books on the page with each obituary notice. By sharing a fond memory or writing a kind tribute, you will be providing a comforting keepsake to those in mourning. From a Guest Book, you may log in with your user account to leave a message. If you have an existing account with this site, you may log in with that. Otherwise, it's simple to create a new one by clicking on the Create "Sign up" button and following the simple steps on the Sign Up page.