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Effie H. Culver Garrett

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“Many toughts go your way. I have many good memories of the times I had with Effie. She could always bring a smile to my face. She will be greatly...Read More »
1 of 27 | Posted by: Jodi Hoffman - Watertown, WI

“Our hearts go out to all of you since hearing of Effie's death. We did not know that she was sick again, so it was quite a shock to hear of her death...Read More »
2 of 27 | Posted by: Ann and Alda Blakemore - Paris, TN


3 of 27 | Posted by: Ed & Wyla Miller - Tulia, TX

“Our hearts go out to you, we weep with you and share in your loss. You girls have always had a very special place in the "Byrd Girls" hearts - and we...Read More »
4 of 27 | Posted by: Jane & Dan King - Nettleton, MS

“With deepest sympathy from our family to yours...we can enter into your feelings of loss and know you will find comfort in knowing that Effie is home...Read More »
5 of 27 | Posted by: Don and Opal Nothdurft - Boaz, KY

“Sue, Zelia and I want to express our deepest sympathies. We are saddened to know of Effie's passing. This is what we thought: We will meet but we...Read More »
6 of 27 | Posted by: Sharon Shain - Hartford, KY

“What a beautiful lady. Never got a chance to meet you, but one day we will meet in Heaven. Know your friends in KY. They speak highly of her and the...Read More »
7 of 27 | Posted by: Diane and Alex Hensley - WV

“We will miss you always sweet "Aunt Effie" you were a ray of sunshine in our family, Your memory will always shine with us, love always, Tommy Ray ...Read More »
8 of 27 | Posted by: marguerite weigand - Madison, AL

“Our deepest sympathy. We are thinking of your family as you go through this difficult time. Effie was a joy to be around and will be missed by all.We...Read More »
9 of 27 | Posted by: Kirby and Karen Dennis - KY

“Our thoughts are with the family at this sad time. We are so glad we ever had the opportunity to know Effie.Ron & Kylene Miller ”
10 of 27 | Posted by: Ron and Kylene Miller - Tulia, TX

“Joy and Sorrow interwoven...... ”
11 of 27 | Posted by: Al & Kathryn Wade - KY

“I'll always remember the "4 O" (Owensboro) "girls" gardening with our family in Hawesville, eating fresh onions and watermelons right there in the...Read More »
12 of 27 | Posted by: Julie McMaine Evans - St. Cloud, MN

“We feel we cannot find words to convey our condolences to you on this occasion. We treasure many precious memories from sixty-one/two years...Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: Wendell and Betty Morris - KY

“We have many precious memories of Effie and all the Culver family.She brought joy and happiness where ever she was.I always enjoyed visiting with...Read More »
14 of 27 | Posted by: James & Janet Hawkins Coker - TX

“I have fond memories of Effy (and Sue) coming to enjoy my new baby, Curtis. My heart goes out to you all. ”
15 of 27 | Posted by: Valarie Morrison (Kaye) - MA

“We will miss the happy smiles and positive attitude Aunt Effie shared. Love always, Patty (Weigand), Ed, Ti'ree and Jonathan) XXXXOOOO ”
16 of 27 | Posted by: Patty Zarzecki - Collinsville, IL

“To the family of Effie Garrett,Our thoughts are with you during the loss of your loved one. We will always remember Effie's warm smile. We are...Read More »
17 of 27 | Posted by: Brad and Lesha Coker - Whitehouse, TX

“All of my memories of Effie are pleasant and I've always appreciated her sunny disposition. I know this will leave a hole in your family and in the...Read More »
18 of 27 | Posted by: Susan Hawkins Gary - Braselton, GA

“"A merry heart doeth good like a medicine". This verse in Proverbs reminds me of Effie. I have such good memories of Friday evenings on the farm when...Read More »
19 of 27 | Posted by: Mary Ann McMaine Nippert - AZ

“Our deepest love and sympathy go your way today as we think of such a lovely person's passing. Her contagious smile and laugh will always be embedded...Read More »
20 of 27 | Posted by: Doug and Phyllis Wilson - KY

“Our thoughts are with you during this time of sorrow. ”
21 of 27 | Posted by: Welborn Floral Co - Owensboro, KY

“Effie had such a lovely spirit. It affected all who knew her. We always appreciated her help in our meetings and enjoyed being with her. You all are...Read More »
22 of 27 | Posted by: David and Cleda Parsley - KY

“I was informed today by Cleda Parsley of Effie's death. So sorry to hear of her passing. Please accept my sincerest sympathy. She will be missed by...Read More »
23 of 27 | Posted by: Carolyn Thomas - San Antonio, TX

“Effie was truly a wonderful person, and a wonderful influence on the lives of many. Especially the young folks that grew up in Kentucky knowing her....Read More »
24 of 27 | Posted by: Ken and Carrie Parsley - Hopkins, MN

“Sue, John and Lois our thoughts are with you. Glad for the times we have shared with Effie and her contagious smile. She will be greatly missed. With...Read More »
25 of 27 | Posted by: Rita Blake and Daniel - Lebanon, KY

“Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with the entire family. You ALL are a very special family to us!Roger, Kristi, Emily, Kyler, Kaelin & Kurt ”
26 of 27 | Posted by: Roger & Kristi Metz - TN

“Thinking of you folks there in your time of loss. ”
27 of 27 | Posted by: Greg Harger - Kalamazoo, MI


Effie H. Culver Garrett, 75, of 2619 Hillbrooke Parkway, Owensboro, passed away on Sunday, February 5, 2006 at Owensboro Medical Health System. She was born in Henderson Co., Ky. to the late Fagan & Idell Stanley Culver. She was retired from General Electric Co. after 39 years in Quality Control. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph L. Garrett in May 1998 and a brother, Amiel Culver on February 23, 1968.

Surviving is a stepson, Randy Garrett of Chico, Ca., and a stepdaughter, Rita Brooks of W. Lafayette, In., four sisters, Frances Bradley and Anna C. Weigand, both of Evansville, In., Lois Culver of Jonesville, N. C., and Alma Sue Culver of Owensboro, two brothers, Carl Culver of Kingsport, Tn. and John Culver of Waco, Tx., four step grandchildren, and several nieces & nephews.

Services will be at 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, February 8, at the Glenn Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in Owensboro Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 P.M. Tuesday and after 10:00 A.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.


Birthplace:  Henderson Co., Ky.
Resided In:  Owensboro KY USA
Visitation:  February 07, 2006
Service:  February 08, 2006
Cemetery:  Owensboro Memorial Gardens