Terry Lee Garrett

Born: Sat., Feb. 23, 1957
Died: Sun., Jan. 5, 2020


11:30 AM to 1:00 PM, Thu., Jan. 09, 2020
Location: Niebur Funeral Chapel

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Thu., Jan. 09, 2020
Location: Niebur Funeral Chapel

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries

Music by The Piano Brothers

Terry Lee Garrett, age 62, of Maywood, MO, formerly of Barry, IL passed away on Sunday, January 5, 2020 at his home.  He was born on February 23, 1957 in Frederick, Maryland to Wayne and Patsy Pendergraft Garrett.  He married Mary Leffers Richmiller on September 23, 2006, and she survives.

While attending school in Barry, Terry worked at a shoe store with his mother and he went on to work as a bricklayer at various places.  He also worked for Motorola, Davis Cleaver, and JM Huber where his wife was his boss.  Terry enjoyed fishing, mushrooming, and having fish fries.  He also liked old cars and riding motorcycles.  Terry loved helping people and he took care of several people’s yards in town.  He was a generous, outgoing, and hardworking man who always managed to stay positive and loved to have a good time.  Terry dearly loved his family and will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Garrett; his mother, Patsy Garrett of Barry, IL; three sons, Scott Garrett of New Salem, IL, Derrick Garrett of Columbia, MO, and Terry Wayne Garrett of Columbia, MO; three grandchildren, Raylan Garrett, Mackenzie Garrett, and Natiaya Thompson; step daughters, Heather Richmiller and Nicole Tournear, both of Quincy, IL; step grandchildren, David Tournear, Laine Tournear, Isaac Tournear, and Landon Tournear; sisters, Rose Chaplin of Barry, IL, Mara Gross of Granite City, IL, Cora Williams of Chillicothe, IL, and Ines Kelley of Quincy, IL; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Wayne Garrett; nephew, Brandon Bainter; and step grandson, Joshua Tournear.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Niebur Funeral Chapel in Barry.  Interment will follow at Park Lawn Cemetery in Barry.  Visitation will be held prior to the service on Thursday from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM at the funeral home.  Memorials are suggested to be made to the family.  Online condolences may be left to the family at www.nieburfh.com.  Niebur Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.

Charitable donations may be made in Terry's memory to the following organization:

To The Family

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Direct website to florist ordering, saving on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Mary Long
   Posted Mon January 06, 2020
So sorry to hear about Terry. Haven't seen him for several years. My X Estel Merle and i use to visit with Wayne and family. Sorry for your loss.

Paula Pendergraft
   Posted Tue January 07, 2020
Deepest sympathies to the family, you are in our prayers and hearts. May God grant you strength through this journey and many blessings for your healing. May our thoughts and prayers comfort you, we are thinking of you. Sending all our love, Uncle Bobby and Aunt Paula

Charles Martin
   Posted Tue January 07, 2020

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Butch Martin.

Sending prayers and all of our love. Butch Martin and family

Tim Main
   Posted Tue January 07, 2020
Fly high old friend. You always had a heart of gold.

Copyright © 2020 Niebur Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |