|Birth: ||Mar. 28, 1913|
|Death: ||Nov. 13, 2011|
Escue Edward Garrison, 98, of Elkton, passed away Nov. 13, 2011, at his home.
Mr. Garrison was born March 28, 1913, in Augusta County, and was the son of the late James Henry and Lora Shifflett Garrison.
He was a member of the Evangelical United Methodist Church in Elkton and enjoyed gardening, and spending time with family. He retired from Merck & Co. after 30 years of service.
On June 24, 1933, he married Eula Mae (Shifflett) Garrison, who died on Dec. 5, 1993.
Mr. Garrison is survived by children, Nancy G. Huffman, Martha G. and husband, Bernard McDaniel, Erman H. and wife, Vonda Garrison, Rachel G. and husband, Jerry Smith, Betty G. and husband, Raymond Thompson, Edward W. and wife, Diane Garrison, Brenda Garrison, Donna G. and husband, Sherill Hensley; son-in-law, Floyd Temple; a sister, Edna I. Garrison; 22 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren. Besides his parents and wife, Mr. Garrison was preceded in death by daughters, Mary G. and husband, Louis Campbell, and Patty G. Temple; son-in-law, James Huffman; siblings, Hobert Garrison, Mamie Wells, Kathleen McCauley, Leonard Garrison, Elizabeth Kite and William Garrison; and a grandson, Chris Campbell.
A celebration of life service will be held 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011, at Kyger Funeral Home in Harrisonburg. The Rev. Robert W. Smith Jr. and Rev. Brad Lewis will conduct the service. Burial will be private at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens near Harrisonburg.
The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Kyger Funeral Home in Harrisonburg.
Online condolences may be sent to the Garrison family by visiting www.kygers.com.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Evangelical United Methodist Church, 513 E. Spotswood Trail, Elkton, VA 22827, or the Elkton Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 152, Elkton, VA 22827.
James Henry Garrison (1883 - 1947)
Loretta Shifflett Garrison (1888 - 1961)
Eula Mae Shifflett Garrison (1915 - 1993)
Mary Frances Garrison Campbell (1934 - 2000)*
Patricia Jo Garrison Temple (1949 - 2005)*
Escue Edward Garrison (1913 - 2011)
Leonard E. Garrison (1917 - 2001)*
Eastlawn Memorial Gardens
Created by: Jan Hensley
Record added: Nov 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80481198
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