Jun. 19, 1945 Herrin Williamson County Illinois, USA
John Edwin Garrison was born the eldest child of James and Elvina (Clayton) Garrison (James and Elvina had a total of 10 children) on 23 Jan 1863 in Brushy Township,Saline County Illinois. On June 14 1889 in Williamson County IL. he married Miss Georgia Carolina Moudy. John and Georgia had 5 children only their son David Thomas lived to adulthood. John E Garrison's was retired from the coal mines at the time of his death his other occupation listed was as a carpenter. He died at the age of 82 years 4 months and 26 days.