Danny Lyle Garrett, age 59, passed away in his home at Licking, MO after a battle of cancer on September 18, 2013. He was born March 27, 1954 in Licking, MO to Lyle Robert Garrett and Bonnie Hinkelman.
He is preceded in death by his father, grandparents, his step-nephew, Brock Gaston and several aunts and uncles.
Danny served his country in the United States Army for six years; he was honorably discharged on January 25, 1977.
He married Starla Jeanne Backues on April 10, 2010.
He is survived by his wife Starla Garrett of the home in Licking, MO, his mother, Bonnie Hinkelman and his step-father, Delbert Hinkelman, two sisters; Janice Shanks and husband John and Debbie Gaston and husband Kenny, a brother Bobby Garrett and wife Dena all of Licking, MO, one granddaughter, Jocelynn Sue Barr, age 4 of Springfield, MO, numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and friends.
Danny loved going on road trips on his Harley Davidson motorcycle. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
The family respectfully requests that donations be made to the Danny Garrett Memorial Fund, C/O Evans Funeral Home, in lieu of floral arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.evansfh.com.
Visitation will be held from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. Sunday September 22, 2013 at Evans Funeral Home. Services will be at 10:00 A.M. Monday September 23, 2013 at Evans Funeral Home. Burial will be in Boone Creek Cemetery under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.