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Garrett Evan Grizzle

GARRETT EVAN GRIZZLE, age 25 of Clinton, Tenn. passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, in University of Tennessee Medical Center. He was born in  Anderson County, Tn., lifelong resident of McMinn County, Tenn. and Anderson County, Tn. and recently a resident of Clinton, Tn.  and he was  preceded in death by Father: Timothy "Tim" Grizzle, Grandparents:  James C. and Alma Ward Sliger.. 
He was a member of Second Baptist Church in Clinton.  He attended McMinn County High School where he was a member of the Gospel Choir and played football and soccer. . He also attended and graudated from Tennesssee Fire Service and Codes Enforcement School in Bell Buckle , Tenn. 
Survivors: Mother and Husband: Melissa Sliger-Sutherland  and  Camden Sutherland of Athens, Tenn. Brother: Ethan Everett Barrett of Athens, Tenn.  Two Step-Brothers: Hunter and Brandt Sutherland of Englewood, Tenn.  Grandparents: Stanley and Sharon Fox of Clinton, Tenn. Aunt: Emilee Sliger Elliott and husband Steve of Carson City, Nev. Uncle: Randy Sliger of Athens, Tenn. Aunt: Michele and Rodney Collins and their children: Blane and Bryce Collins  Paternal Grandfather and wife: Charles Grizzle and Linda Cross, many special cousins and aunts.  
A Celebration of Garrett's Life will be held from 2:00 PM- 5:00 PM in the Riverside Room at 2nd Baptist Church in Clinton, TN.

Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notices/Garrett-Grizzle.

Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements. 

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We are So sorry for your family. We can remember Randy play in with him in front of our house. He will be missed. Prayers

Terry and Christine Corum Feb 23 2020 12:00 AM

My mother lost her son at his age 18. Even now, his memory warms her heart and she believes she will see him again. I believe you will see your son again. We love you very much. Tammy Flanagan and Randy Clements

Tammy Flanagan Feb 20 2020 12:00 AM

Jack and Roswitha Grizzle
Garrett and his entire family are in our prayers. He and his father can watch over us together from above.

Jack Grizzle Feb 20 2020 12:00 AM

Melissa, my heart hurts for you. I have a 25 year old son so this really hits home. My thoughts, prayers and wishes of peace are with you and your family. Love, Teri Rose-Wade

Teri Rose-Wade Feb 20 2020 12:00 AM

In loving memory of a beautiful soul.You will be loved and missed always.

Michelle Clough Feb 19 2020 12:00 AM

Praying for peace and strength to Garret's family. Blessings and Love especially to Mellisa and Ethan. Trust God always.

Roxie Harris Feb 19 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Garrett Grizzle

Veronica Fox Feb 19 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Garrett Grizzle

Jim hanks Feb 19 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss.i always enjoyed his visits at the bank and when I would see him out had his mom smile we enjoyed joking with him.

Jim hanks Feb 19 2020 12:00 AM

My heart goes out to you and family.such a pleasant young man I enjoyed the visits I had with him.

Jim hanks Feb 19 2020 12:00 AM

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