Oklahoma woman copes with loss of infant son by collecting prom dresses for his 'dates'

Oklahoman Published: February 4, 2013
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CHECOTAH — Sherrill Garrett sits in her home, cradling a picture frame containing a photo of her deceased son.

About an hour west in Dustin, a teenage mother attends her high school prom. And almost 500 miles away, in Lincoln, Neb., a 14-year-old girl clicks on a Facebook page with the curious title of “Dresses for Jake’s Dates.”


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