Garnet was born Feb. 21, 1951, in DeWitt, the daughter of Gilbert Sr. and Yvonne Pewe. She graduated from Wheatland High School and Steward’s School of Cosmetology.

Those left to honor Garnet’s memory include a son, Lee (Lilly) Nordman, of Plant City; daughters, Tamera (Peter) Hartlieb, of Lakeland, Florida, and Tina (CJ) Ezell, of Crab Orchard, Kentucky; grandchildren, Brittany, Savanah and Noah Ezell, all of Crab Orchard; great-grandchildren, Dovan Ward and Haven Holtzclaw, of Crab Orchard; brothers, Eldon (Sue) Pewe and Gilbert Jr. (Susan) Pewe, of Dixon, Dawson (Sandy) Pewe, of Davenport, Robin (Teresa) Pewe, of Wheatland, and Kyle (Marilyn) Pewe, of Donahue; a brother-in-law, William Young, of Davenport; and a sister-in-law, Regina Pewe, of New Liberty.

Garnet was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Yolanda; and brothers, Gaylon Pewe Sr. and DeVere Pewe Sr.