Cowboys Coach Jason Garrett's Father Dies At 87
By Bill Strange
February 12, 2018
The father of Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett is dead at the age of 87. Jim Garrett, who worked as a scout for the Cowboys from 1987-through-2004, died Friday after battling the effects of a stroke since 2012. Garrett also coached in the NFL with the Giants, Saints, and Browns and scouted for Dallas in two other stints in the late sixties and mid-seventies.
Garrett is survived by his wife, eight children, 28 grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.