Garnette E. (Jones) Applegate


Garnette Ellis (Jones) Applegate, 89, of New Albany, Indiana, passed away on Wednesday, September 4, 2019. Garnette was a member of the Faith Community Church and loved square dancing, going to different church activities, and being with her family.
She was born on December 13, 1929 in Jeffersontown, Kentucky to the late David and Ethel (McMahan) Jones. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her son, Stanley Applegate; and four siblings. After 70 years of marriage to her beloved husband, James Stanley Applegate, she passed just five days prior to his death.
Garnette is survived by her children, Devon (Mary) Applegate and Janda Applegate-Rake; grandchildren, Brandy (Jared) Hrabal, Kelly (Matt) Lorch, Jodi (Barron) Armstrong, and Maggie (Billy) Wild; seven great-grandchildren; and daughter-in-law, Shirley Applegate.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, September 13, 2019 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions, New Albany. Her funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, September 14 at the funeral home with entombment to follow at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany, Indiana.
The family requests that contributions in Garnette's memory be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
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Published on September 11, 2019
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Dixie Cole
Sep 11, 2019
Garnette and Jim were precious . They showed the love of Jesus to everyone they knew .They went to our church years ago .So sorry for your loss !