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Mrs. Evelyn Wright Garnett

Sunrise: May 17, 1943
Sunset: January 22, 2020

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.

The Wright, Garnett, Peal, Stewart and Shannon families announce with profound sorrow the peaceful passing of our dearly beloved Evelyn Wright Garnett on Wednesday, January 22, 2020.

She leaves to mourn her loss her children Albertine James, Edward Garnett, Mother Wilhelmina K. Garnett Shaw, Christiana Coker, Maxwell B. Garnett Sr., and Rev. Bruno Alexander Garnett and their families; her sister Vivian Wright Barnes, and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Wilmot K. Garnett Sr., her children Sophia Garnett and Wilmot K. Garnett Jr. 

The final home going is as follows:

Viewing and Funeral Service: Saturday February 22, 2020
Grace United Methodist Church
7001 New Hampshire Ave
Takoma Park, MD 20912
Time: Viewing 9:00a.m. Service starts at 10:00 a.m.

Interment: Maryland National Memorial Park
13300 Baltimore Ave
Laurel, MD 20707

Repast: Following the interment

Fairfield Inn by Marriott Laurel
13700 Baltimore Ave, Laurel, MD 20707
(301) 498-8900
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Laurel
15101 Sweitzer Ln, Laurel, MD 20707
(301) 776-5300
Courtyard by Marriott Silver Spring North/White Oak
12521 Prosperity Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20904
(301) 680-8500

Maxwell Garnett Sr. (240) 493-7908
Christiana Coker (240) 305-8660
Annie Davies Wright (240) 286-3435
Vivian Wright Barnes (202) 760-7379