Demetrius L. "Tank" Garrett(1992-2012)

Demetrius L. Garrett
Nov. 1, 1992-Nov. 3, 2012

Garrett Demetrius Carter, a.k.a. Demetrius Garrett, 20, of Farmington, passed away Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, in Denver, Colo. He was born Nov. 1, 1992, in Farmington, to Bobbie Jean Carter and Gary Floyd White.
Garrett was known to family and friends as ""Tank."" He moved to California for his school years and attended school there. He proceeded to attend Job Corps as well. He found Christ at an early age which he choose to stay in as he grew up. Garrett was interested in and knew martial arts, singing and dancing. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoyed and lived life to the fullest. He was a young man with lots of respect, honesty and love for others with a heart of gold.
He was preceded in death by his grandpas, Bobby Carter and Gary White (Lovies) and great-grandmas, Earlene Raynor, Gladys White and Mae Bell Turner; great-grandpas, Rolly Hodd and David Lee Carter. He is survived by his significant other, Ophelia Delatorre; son, Anthony Jesus Garrett; daughter, Destiny Delatorre; parents, Bobbie Jean Carter and Gary Floyd White; brothers, Bobby Ray Carter II, Elijah King, Mason Konkel, Lucas Greigo and Naeem Begay; sisters, Chantara Carter, Aubrianna Carter, Sceana White and Teneyah Casaus. Also surviving are grandparents, Precilla Carter and Marsh Ann Garrett.
Visitation for Garrett will be 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 12, at Brewer, Lee and Larkin.
A rosary will be recited at 6 p.m. following the visitation.
A funeral services will be 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Piñon Hills Community Church, 5101 N. Dustin Ave. in Farmington.
Interment will follow at Memory Gardens, 6917 E. Main St. in Farmington.
Pallbearers are Bobby Ray Carter, Serafin Carter, Dartanian Smith, Elijah King, Benjamin King and Roynell Adams.
Honorary Pallbearers will be David Carter, Michael Mitchell, Tavirius Carter, Joel Ruiz, Gary White and Chris Largo.
Garrett's care is entrusted to Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home, 103 E. Ute St. in Farmington, 505-325-8688.
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Funeral Home

Brewer, Lee & Larkin Funeral Home
103 East Ute Street Farmington, NM 87401
(505) 325-8688

Published in Farmington Daily Times from Nov. 7 to Nov. 16, 2012