Award given to Fire Captain Richard Garrett's Family
N E W S R E L E A S E
December 15, 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Jody Puckett, James City County Communications Director
Phone: (757) 253-6605
James City County Board of Supervisors Chairman, Jim Kennedy has given the annual Chairman’s Award posthumously to Fire Captain Richard Garrett. It was accepted by his wife Donna and family. Garrett was a long-term, career firefighter with James City County, a volunteer with the James-City Bruton Volunteer Fire Department, and a County resident. He was honored for his bravery, mentorship of young Fire recruits, and 38 years of service to the citizens of James City County. Richard Garrett retired from the James City County Fire Department in 2005 and passed away November 9, 2010.
Accepting the award from Chairman Kennedy (far right) is (left to right) Garrett’s sons Travis, Chris, and John; daughter Alicia; and, Richard Garrett’s wife, Donna.