News From Terre Haute, Indiana

November 26, 2013

Elizabeth (Garrett) Bedwell


BRAZIL — Elizabeth “Betty” (Garrett) Bedwell, 82, of Brazil, passed away at Cloverleaf Health Care, in Knightsville, Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013. Betty was born in Greenville, Miss., the daughter of Eardie and Kathrine (Johnson) Garrett. She married Paul Bedwell on June 2, 1957. Betty worked as a cashier at the ISU bookstore. She was a devoted member of the Cloverland Gospel Church and was an avid reader.

Betty is survived by her husband, Paul Bedwell; a brother, Marvin “Sonny” L. Garrett of Lewis; niece, Susan Renee Waterman of Fairview; a nephew, James Garrett of Oregon; as well as several nieces, nephews, and extended family members.

Visitation will be at French Funeral Home, 421 E. National Ave., in Brazil, on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, from 10 a.m. until noon. Services will be at the funeral home Friday at noon with burial to follow at Lebanon Cemetery in Midland. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cloverland Gospel Church. To light a candle in her memory, visit: