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Jim Garrett is the former girls golf coach at Penn High School. (Photo Supplied)

Jim Garrett, coach of Penn's No.1 state-ranked girls golf team, gives course instructions as his girls wait to hit the links Aug. 28, 2013, at the Knollwood Country Club course in Granger. A celebration of Garrett's career is planned for May 18. (Larry Tebo/The Elkhart Truth, File)
Mishawaka school teacher and coach Jim Garrett celebrates retirement on May 18
Posted on March 28, 2014 at 7:19 p.m.

GRANGER — A celebration of Jim Garrett's 43 years as a coach and educator in Penn-Harris-Madison Schools is scheduled for 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 18, at Juday Golf Course.

Garrett, who coached football for many years and ended a successful run as Penn High School girls golf coach last fall, will retire from teaching at the end of the 2013-14 school year.

Those planning to attend the celebration are asked to RSVP to Debbie Garrett at deb0829@yahoo.com and to share a story about Jim for a memory book.