September 21, 1956
Friday afternoon, September 21, 1956, in Tampa, Fla., Mrs. Myrtle Garrison Durrett, age 68 years. Survived by husband H. E. Durrett, sons: H. E. Durrett, Jr. and Roy Durrett; daughter, Mrs. Raymond (Naomi) Briggs, all of Tampa; sister Mrs. May (Mary M.) Graham, Nashville. Remains will arrive at Union station Sunday night and will be taken to the Cole and Garrett Funeral Home, White House where services will be conducted Monday afternoon Sept. 24 at 2 o'clock (CST) by Brother Frank Jernigan. Pallbearers: Forest, Leon, Ernest, Calvin, and Earl Durrett and Melvin Graham. Interment, Hillcrest Cemetery, Cole and Garrett Funeral Directors.
Myrtle Rhoda Garrison Durrett was the daughter of James W. Garrison and Alice Luton. She married Herbert Eugene (Bert) Durrett in Sumner County, TN on 7 September 1910. She was born 16 June 1888 in Sumner County, TN. Photo of Bert and Myrtle Durrett