Fred D. Garrett, Jr.

Fred Douglas Garrett, Jr. (Doug) (Districts 23 & 25)

Doug is a native of Greenville and currently the President of Watkins, Garrett and Woods Mortuary, Greenville S.C. and JC Moore Funeral Home, Greenville, S.C. Prior to becoming President, he held positions as Manager, Funeral Director, and Chief Embalmer at Watkins, Garrett, and Woods Mortuary.

Doug is an active member in the community and has served on numerous professional and community boards that include: UNCF Regional Board of Directors; Quest Charter School Board of Directors; Salvation Army Advisory Board; Executive Board of the Blue Ridge Council Boy Scouts of America; South Carolina State Board of Funeral Service, serving as President; Medical Examiner’s Board; Governor of District IV South Carolina Mortician’s Association; Greenville Technical College Foundation Board; Greenville County Coroner’s Commission; City of Greenville – Civil Service Commission; The Urban League of the Upstate Advisory Board .

Doug is a Southside High School graduate. He holds a Bachelor of Social Work Degree from Benedict College and an associate degree in Funeral Services from Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service, Atlanta, G.A.

Doug is the son of Mamie Williams Garrett and the late Fred D. Garrett, Sr. He has two children Emerald and Langston Garrett.

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