Joe McGarity October 4, 1948- January 3, 2007 COLUMBUS,
Joe McGarity, 58, passed away Wednesday, January 3, 2007 at Columbus Regional
Services with full Military Honors will be held 2:00 pm Friday, January 5, 2007
family will receive friends from 6-8:00 pm Thursday, January 4, 2007 at the
Vance-Brooks Funeral Home.
McGarity was born on October 4, 1948 son of William K. McGarity and
. He served our country and was retired from the
Army, where he received the purple heart.
was Baptist by faith.
was preceded in death by his father William K. McGarity and sister Pam Hearn. He
is survived by his loving wife of 35 years Theresa Naomi Leverett McGarity;
daughters Alicia Robeson husband Jasen, Elizabeth McGarity; his mother Billie
Marie McGarity Lake; mother in law Naomi V. Leverett; sister Debra Moore husband
Johnny; brothers Tim McGarity wife Donna, Brent McGarity wife Donna; six
grandchildren Nicholas Bentley, Jasen Robeson, Thomas Robeson, Noah Robeson,
Joshua McGarity, Jaelyn McGarity.
Kenneth served as a gunner
with the 189th Assault Helicopter Company.