Garilyn Elizabeth (Tidwell) Devine, age 71, went to her heavenly home on January 18, 2021. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary. A small service will take place at a later date. Garilyn was born August 11, 1949 in Artesia, NM to Merrell and Patricia Tidwell. She married her high school sweetheart Jimmy Frank Devine in 1969 and from this union came two children; Brandon Scott and Leslie Brooke. Garilyn worked for 22 years as a training tech at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center. She is preceded in death by her father Merrell Eldo Tidwell of Artesia, NM. She is survived by her mother Patricia Ann Tidwell, husband Jimmy Frank Devine, sisiters Denise Anette Tice and Melissa Gayle Gardenhire, son Brandon Scott Devine, daughter Leslie Brooke Clowe and three grandchildren Joshua Stiles Devine, Jake Caleb Devine and Kaitlyn Elizabeth Devine, along with numorous neices and nephews. The family would like to express it’s sincere gratitude to Encompass Health, Yvonne, Jamie and Jana for all their compassionate care and loving support.
Source: Terpening & Son Mortuary