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Literature educator

Maggie M. Garrett was American literature educator. Member of Carbon County Arts Guild (board member since 2006).

Background

Garrett, Maggie M. was born on March 29, 1937 in Goodman, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Edward Alvin and Annie Lee McCrory.

Education

Bachelor, Delta State University, Cleveland, Mississippi, 1959. Attended, University Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg. Attended, University Mississippi, Oxford.

Attended, Mississippi State University, Starkville. Attended, University Paris, Sorbonne.

Career

English teacher Biloxi School Systems, Mississippi, 1959—1960. French teacher Cheyenne School Systems, Wyoming, 1960—1962. English/French teacher Central Holmes Academy, Lexington, Mississippi, 1978—1988, Kosciusko School Systems, 1988—1998.

Teacher Department Justice/Federal Prison, Yazoo City, 2000—2004. Retired, 2004

President, member Nu chapter Delta Kappa Gamma, Kosciusko, 1981—2000. Owner Red Bud Inn, Kosciusko.

Religion

The relationship with God in Covenant is like a marriage between human beings – both as a community and as individuals – on the one side and God in Christ on the other.

Politics

Christian discipleship is a commitment to work for social and political change of the community you live in.

Views

The strong feature of Methodism is that prayers are not only led by an ordained minister, but often by a local preacher - a lay person who has been trained and authorized to lead worship and preach.

Membership

Member of Carbon County Arts Guild (board member since 2006).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, reading, golf, travel, crafts.

Connections

Children: Robert, Thomas, Todd, Jon Scott.

father:
Edward Alvin

mother:
Annie Lee McCrory

children:
Robert Garrett

Thomas Garrett

Todd Garrett

Jon Scott Garrett