Garrett, Julia Briggs

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.

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