Garrett Donald "Lil Man" Turcott, age 16, a resident of Harrisburg, passed away at 5:47 PM Friday August 17, 2018 in Deaconess Hospital, as a result of injuries received in a motor vehicle accident.
He was born on December 7, 2001 in Carbondale to Gary Donald Turcott and the late Angela Rose (Turner) Turcott. Garrett would have began his Junior year at Harrisburg High School where he played football, was on the wrestling team and enjoyed many other school activities. Garrett was a member of Bankston Fork Baptist Church and gave the gift of life to several people by being an organ donor.
Survivors include his father: Gary Donald Turcott of Harrisburg; 3 brothers: Ross Turner of Harrisburg; Josh Turcott and wife Alisha of Harrisburg; and Dalton Vaughn of Elizabethtown, IL; 2 sisters: Taylor Phillips of Harrisburg; and Shania Vaughn of Elizabethtown, IL; Grandparents: Steve and Wynona Turner and Judy Pike. Many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews along with his many special friends, classmates and his 2 dogs: Duke and Claire. He was preceded in death by his mother Angela Turcott in January.
Services for Garrett will be held at 11 AM Saturday, August 25, 2018 in Davenport Gym with Rev. Donnie Hughes officiating. Burial will be in Bankston Fork Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, August 24, 2018 from 3:30 to 6:30 PM at Davenport Gym. For those who wish donations may be made to the family and envelopes will be available at the school.