McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

April 28, 2013

Nora Viola Methvin Garrett,


Submitted report

McALESTER — Nora Viola Methvin Garrett, 89, died Monday, April 29, 2013.

Funeral and burial services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Jesse Cemetery.

Funeral services are under the direction of Hampton Funeral Home, Checotah.

Born July 8, 1923, she was the daughter of James and Oma Methvin of Leachville, Ark.

She was one of 10 children. She married William “Buck” Garrett on June 2, 1936, and they were married for 69 years.

She is survived by her children, Patricia Moore, of Haileyville, Virgie Garrett, of Ada, Terry and Shanna Garrett, of Las Vegas, and Sherri Cliburn of Ada, 24 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Buck; son, Royce L. Garrett; her parents, James Methvin, Oma Hall; stepfather Buster Hall; four sisters and five brothers.