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Dorothy Oldham Williams

September 2, 1924 ~ March 11, 2019

Services will be held: March 30, 2019

Hester Rouse Garner

July 9, 1931 ~ March 19, 2019

Services will be held: March 22, 2019

Sandra Faye Collins

07/01/1947 ~ March 18, 2019

Services will be held: March 21, 2019

Pastor James L. Upchurch

September 15, 1941 ~ March 17, 2019

Services will be held: March 22, 2019

Letha Faye Etheridge

6/6/1939 ~ 3/16/2019

Services will be held: March 20, 2019

Jacob Joseph Sanok, III

10/24/1952 ~ March 17, 2019

Services will be held: March 23, 2019

Wayne Allen Taylor

1-29-1943 ~ 3-16-2019

Services will be held: March 19, 2019

Karen Keith Stewart

October 9, 1961 ~ March 7, 2019

Services will be held:

Dianne Carole Regentin Myatt

07/07/1943 ~ 03/07/2018

CLAYTON – Dianne Carole Regentin Myatt, 74, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. She was born in Flint, Michigan to Verne and Geraldine Griffin on July 7, 1943.

Dianne moved to Garner in 1978 and worked at Underwood Elementary before working at Dorothea Dix Hospital, where she served as the first female police officer.

She retired from Dorothea Dix in 1999.

A devoted wife, mother and Nanny, she will fondly be remembered for her love of family, and her commitment to helping others.

Funeral service will be 10:00am Saturday, March 10th at Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Garner. Burial will follow at Willow Spring Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Willow Spring.

A visitation with the family will be from 6:00-8:00pm Friday, March 9th at the funeral home.

She is survived by her loving and dedicated husband, Rickey Myatt; her daughters, Kathy Tew, Sue Mason (Jamie) and Debbie Regentin; son, Richard Regentin (Kari); step-daughter, Carrie Glenn (Dwight); step-son, Kent; grandchildren, Ryan, Hunter, Richard, Krisann, Abbey, Lindsey, Parker, Megan, Caitlyn, Hannah, Cylas, and Colban; great-grandchildren, Braylon and Jude; and special friend, Wendy Jackson.

The family wishes to express a special thanks to the caring staff at The Oaks at Mayview and Transitions Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to The Alzheimer’s Foundation.



6:00PM - 8:00PM

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Garner




Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Garner


  1. Bo and Steph

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We are here for you, always. We love you.

  2. Susan Rogers

    The family of Dianne,
    May God be with you all during this hard time. May you find peace and comfort in the Lord during this time. Cherish the good sweet memories. Hugs and condolences to you all. So sorry for your loss.

  3. Charles and Mary Padgett

    Debbie you are in our prayers. We are sorry for your loss.

  4. Faye Bunch

    Debbie and Family
    So sorry to hear about your mom. She was a great person. I remember the times we played ball and she would come . I will always remember her laugh and smile
    Love, Faye

  5. Mona and Teresa

    Deb and Wendy,
    We are so sorry for your loss. Please know we are here for you. Much love…Mo and T

  6. Percy Floyd

    Your smile, sense of humor and personality was and is still infectious. You are missed. GODS speed and I know you have already been welcomed in Heaven.

    Rickey and family, If their’s anything I can do, let me know.


  7. Jackie Taylor

    Debbie and Family,
    Im so sorry for your loss. Praying for comfort for you as you go through this difficult time. I had many wonderful conversations with your Mother when she worked a Dix. She was a great person and always spoke loving of her family.

    God bless you

  8. Paul and Debbie

    Debbie and Wendy,
    We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time. Much love to you both.

  9. Jan Tharrington Dorfer

    My deepest sympathy and heart felt prayers go out to your entire family during this time. We will continue to lift you all up in prayer in the days ahead.

  10. Horace Milligan

    My deepest sympathies. She was my second mom and will be missed. You guys are in my prayers. Sending my Love, Horace

  11. Talmadge and Ann Dean

    We are so sorry for your loss. We have admired so much your dedication and loyalty to Dianne and your care for her. We enjoyed those times when we all got together and went out to eat. Dianne sure seemed to enjoy it and we did too. Please know that we are thinking of you and are here for you.

  12. S. Williamson

    Please accept my sincere sympathy for the loss of your dear loved one. I hope and pray that the God of comfort will strengthen you and your family during your time of sorrow. 1 Corinthians, Chapter 1, verse 3 ” Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort, “

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