Mitchell Garrard, 29, of Purvis, died June 27, 2013. Services will be at 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at Okahola Baptist Church, followed by burial in Burkhalter Cemetery.
Mr. Garrard was a floor hand for Trinidad Drilling and attended Oak Hill Apostolic Church. He loved to hog hunt but his greatest joy was in spending time with his children and family.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, M.C. Garrard and his mother-in-law, Kathy Burkhalter.
He leaves behind his wife, Nikki Garrard of Purvis, two sons, Connor and Carter Garrard of Purvis; one daughter, Karli Garrard of Purvis; father and stepmother, Milton and Clara Garrard of Sumrall; mother and stepfather, Becky and Richard Pascale of Purvis; grandparents, Robbie and Huey Buckhalter of Hattiesburg; grandmother, Bobbie Garrard of Hattiesburg; and sister, Amanda (Eddie Cleland) Garrard of Sumrall.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:30 - 8 p.m. at the church.
Published by Hattiesburg American on Jul. 2, 2013.