SHELBY- Earl Holland "Sonny" Jarrett, 68, of 1649-1 Rehobeth Church Rd., Shelby, passed away Friday March 7, 2014, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.
Born Dec. 18, 1945, in Cleveland County, he was a son of the late Leila Costner. He was retired from the Cleveland County Maintenance Department and worked for Doran Textiles for 25 years. He was a member of Union Baptist Church.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by one brother, Pete McFarland; one sister, Peggy Shires; and one granddaughter, Anna Grace Putnam.
Survivors include his wife, Sandy Lovelace Jarrett; two daughters and sons-in-law, Michele & Steve Putnam of Shelby, and Ginger & Wesley Hamrick of Boiling Springs; two sons, Nathan McKee and Tyler McKee, both of Polkville; 11 grandchildren; special friend, Jesse Thackerson of Shelby; and companion, Tucker.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at Union Baptist Church.
The memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Union Baptist Church with the Rev. Michael Shumate officiating.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Union Baptist Church Children and Youth, 3800 Polkville Rd., Shelby, NC 28150.
A guest register is available at www.stameyfuneralhome.com