|Birth: ||Jan. 21, 1876|
|Death: ||Dec. 13, 1960|
La Porte County
Parents: James Knox Garriott & Mary Jane Taulman
Spouse: Minnie Hooper (marr: 2-3-1908)
Son: Dale Eugene Garriott (1925 - 1995)
Jesse Lee Garriott, long engaged in farming in the Fair Oaks-Virgie area of Jasper County, died in Norman Beatty Hospital in Westville, at approximately 7:30 PM Tuesday, following a decline of several weeks. The death of the well known farmer was attributed to complications. He suffered a heart attack, his second, a few weeks ago. Prior to entering the hospital Mr. Garriott had made his home with his son, Dale, in Rensselaer. Mr Garriott was born in Jackson County, Indiana, January 21, 1875, the son of James K.Garriott and Mary (Taulman) Garriott. He attended the schools of his native county and came to Jasper County during his early life. He was married to Miss Minnie Hooper of Fair Oaks in Rensselaer, February 3, 1908. All of his married life was spent in the Fair Oaks community. Mrs. Garriott passed away nine years ago. The immediate survivors with the son are two grandsons, a granddaughter; two half-brothers, Victor Comer of Rensselaer and John Comer of Fair Oaks; and three half-sisters, Mrs. Joe Norman of Rensselaer, Mrs. Clara Sheets of Oak Park, Illinois, and Mrs Madeline Rowley of Mesa, Arizona. The funeral services will be held from the Howard O. Bradshaw Funeral Home in Rensselaer.
NOTE: Jesse was a fiddler and played at many functions.
Fair Oaks Cemetery
Created by: jean denk
Record added: May 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52620913