William Bruce "Bill" Garrett, Jr., age 69, of Hiawassee, Georgia passed away Sunday, December 5, 2021. He was born January 31, 1952, to the late William and Elaine (Tucker) Garrett in Cullman, Alabama. Bill was employed as a professional pilot for over 40 years as a crop duster and a fire bomber, flying on fires throughout the West. He was an avid lover of all music, playing music even while flying his airplanes . He was known for his dry sense of humor and wit. Having the ability to make you laugh when least expected. He was a kind man who loved his family and will be deeply missed.
He is preceded in death by his parents; He is survived in death by his wife; Tina Garrett of Hiawassee, Ga; Brother, Bob Garrett of Chattanooga, TN
Visitation: December 8, 2021 from 6:30-7:30pm at Banister-Cooper Funeral Home, Hiawassee, GA.
Funeral Service: Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home, Opelika, Alabama to be announced.
Banister-Cooper Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for Mr. Garrett.