Jerry Melvin Garrison
September 2, 1941 – June 28, 2020
Jerry Melvin Garrison, age 78 of Rainbow City, passed away Sunday June 28, 2020, at his residence.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday July 2, 2020, at 11:00am at Oak Hill Cemetery in Attalla. Pallbearers will be Houston Pope, Dexan Pope, Alex Higgins, Mark Bishop, Jesse Leath, and Brandon Leath.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Olene Garrison; parents, Hoyt M. and Dixie W. Garrison; brother, Bobby G. Garrison; and sister, Martha Ann Blakely.
Mr. Garrison is survived by his son, Kenneth (Carol) Garrison; daughters, Karla Higgins, Susan (Rodney) Pope, and Sharon (Michael) Tow; stepchildren, Brandon and Jesse Leath; brothers, Clyde (Corrine) Garrison, and Mack (Connie) Garrison; a host of grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews; and special friend and caregiver, Deborah Womack.
Mr. Garrison was a long time employee of Bryant Manufacturing and Goldkist.
If you wish to make a charitable donation in lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to Way of the Cross.
Thursday, July 2, 2020