Garrett Evan Grizzle

February 13, 1995 ~ February 15, 2020 (age 25)


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

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

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Celebration of Life
February 29, 2020

2:00 PM
2nd Baptist Church
777 Public Safety Lane
Clinton, T 37716

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