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Allen D. Garrett 1965-2022

Written by on August 11, 2022

A Celebration of Life for Allen Garrett, 56, of Memphis will be held Wednesday morning, 8/17, at the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis with Les Richmond officiating.

Visitation is scheduled for Tuesday afternoon, 8/16, from 4-6 P.M. with the family present.

Allen passed away Monday afternoon, 8/8 at the University of Iowa at Iowa City from severe head trauma inflicted by an ATV accident when going home Wednesday evening. As per his wishes cremation rites were accorded.

Left to cherish the memories of Allen are Marla, his sister Pam Doubet of Memphis and his three very special children: Andrew Dean Garrett and girlfriend Sara Arnold of Fort Madison, IA, Grace Anna Mae Garrett and fiancé Michael Costello of Cut Off, LA and Addilynne Elizabeth Garrett of Memphis. He also leaves behind two grandchildren, Sophia (3) and Xander (1) Costello. In addition to children and grandchildren, he is survived by two nephews Christopher Doubet and wife Michelle of Mt. Holly, New Jersey and their daughter Sofia, and Zachary Doubet of Tacoma, Washington.

Memorials are suggested to Addilyne Garrett’s Education Fund or the University of Iowa’s Hospitals and Clinics Nursing Excellence Fund and may be let at or mailed to the Payne Funeral Chapel, 202 E. Madison St., Memphis, Missouri 63555.

Online condolences may be shared with the Garrett family at or you may stop by and sign the register during business hours. Use the website if you are feeling ill.

Arrangements were entrusted to the care of the Payne funeral Chapel in Memphis.