1965 - 2017
Charlotte Garrett Age 51, went to be with the Lord on Monday January 20, 2017.
Charlotte was born on December 31, 1965 in Santa Barbara CA to Parents Carol and Clarence Garrett Jr. Charlotte went to school in the Lompoc Unified School District and graduated from Maple High in 1983. She continued her education at Allan Hancock College achieving a Nursing Assistant Certificate. Charlotte was employed with Helping Hands of Lompoc Recovery Learning Community (RLC) as an Assistant Program Supervisor for seven years.
She will be remembered for her kind heart and willingness to reach out to others in time of need. She enjoyed her job, she reached out to others and was the servant for God that he has instructed us to be. Many at the RLC loved her spunk, always coming to work with a new look, she loved changing her (hairstyle) and loved being the woman she chose to be each day. One thing that never changed was her beautiful smile and pleasing personality! She was always full of joy, always accepting people as worthy never making anyone feel unwelcome and always finding kind words for everyone. Charlotte’s passion were her grandsons, she absolutely loved them and they were her best buddies and they knew it. They will miss her so much and the bond they shared was and always will be magical.
She was preceded in death by her parents Carol Garrett and Clarence Garrett Jr., Both Paternal Grandparents, Anna and Clarence Garrett Sr. and Maternal Grandparents Geraldine and John T. Holmes Sr. Charlotte is survived by her 3 beautiful children: Son; Carvon Coleman, daughter Courtney Pennywell, both of Lompoc, & Mariah Pennywell of Las Vegas, 2 grandsons; Justin and Shilo both of Lompoc. Uncle; John T. Holmes, Santa Barbara, and an Aunt; Leola Burleigh, Santa Maria. Sisters, Juanita Garrett, Clara Poindexter (Dexter), & Amnity Garrett all of Lompoc, Michelle Garrett, Santa Barbara, Lola Crumpler, Fresno, Etta Garrett Las Vegas, Evelyn Galleo, Oxnard; Brothers, Michael Garrett, Stanley Holmes & Jonathan Garrett (Nicole), all of Lompoc, Clarence Garrett lll , Oxnard; James Huntley (Carolyn), South Carolina, Zachary Garrett , Santa Maria; Stepmother; JoAnn Garrett; Stepbrother, Lester Jones both of Santa Barbara; Felicia Jones-Meja (Orlando) Lompoc, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends that she loved dearly.