3/25/2020 5:46:00 PM Geraldine Lewallen Jarrett October 5, 1932 - March 22, 2020
NEWTON - Geraldine Lewallen Jarrett, 87, of Newton passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at Catawba Valley Medical Center.
She was born October 5, 1932 in Catawba County to the late Morgan Lester Lewallen and Bertha Abernathy Lewallen Setzer. Geraldine was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Newton and retired from the hosiery industry.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, William Morgan Lewallen and sister, Bonnie Jones.
Those left to cherish her memory is her husband of 67 years James Jarrett of the home; sons Doug Jarrett and wife Jackie of Newton, Don Alan Jarrett and wife Nicky of Newton; daughter Cynthia Bivens and husband Ricky of Newton; sister Willie Faye Wood of California; grandchildren Jeffrey Bivens, Jennifer Bivens, Jill Matthews, Jodi Martin, Josie Jarrett; great-grandchildren Bethany Bivens, Travis Bivens, Ethan Starnes, Nathan Starnes, Jackson Matthews, Lauren Matthews, Meredith Martin, Mitchell Martin; and great-great-grandchildren River Stanback and Zelda Bivens.
A graveside service to celebrate Geraldine’s life will be held on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 3 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Newton. The Reverend Dr. J. George Gilbert, STS will officiate.
Memorials may be made to Grace Lutheran Church, 4536 Hickory Lincolnton Highway, Newton, NC 28658.
Condolences may be sent to the Jarrett family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, N.C. is serving the Jarrett family.