Born 2-17-1929 -- Died 12-8-2004
Oba a. "JR" Garrison, 75, of Myrtle, Mo., was born Feb. 17, 1929, in Myrtle, Mo., and died Dec. 8, 2004, at the home of his sister in Myrtle.
Survivors include four sons -- Larry of Moberly, Mo., Gary of lake LoTawana, Mo., Terry of Walnut Ridge, Ark., and Michael of Brinkley, Ark.; four sisters -- Joyce Taylor of Myrtle, Mo., Geneva Bears of Morrisville, Mo., Mary Hosseltown of Clay City, Ill., Martha Watts of Kansas City, Mo.; a brother, Vern W. Garrison of Louisburg, Kan.; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Oba A. Garrison, Sr., and Alice Cypret-Garrison; a son, Trenton; a sister, Juanita; and a brother, David Paul.
The funeral was Dec. 11 in Clary Chapel with Melvin Sneathern and Grover Pingleton officiating. Burial was in Cotton Creek Cemetery with arrangements by Clary Funeral Home of Mammoth Spring.