May 12, 1932 ~ February 15, 2018
Bette Mae Garrett, 85, of Atlanta Georgia passed away on February 15, 2018. A celebration of her life will be held on February 18, 2018 at the Assembly of God Tabernacle on 1580 Agape Way Decatur, Ga 30035. Friends and family may visit from 6 to 8 on Saturday, February 17th at Wages and Sons Funeral Home at 1040 Main Street Stone Mountain, Ga 30083. Bette was born on May 12, 1932 in Benton, Illinois to the late Ocie and Lillie Abbott. She lived an active and full life. She was dedicated to her church and avidly spent time with her family. She was known by all to be a loving and devoted wife, mother and friend. She met her husband, Gary, in St. Louis while he was stationed there in the Air Force. They married and after he returned from Korea they moved to his hometown of Atlanta. She spent the next 63 years raising her family and working in her church. Bette is survived by her three sons; Ed, Tim and Chris; and nine grandchildren.