Born in Altoona, PA, to Irving and Vida R. Williams, she has joined them and her husband of 59 years, Glen Nolan Garrison, and brothers, Donald Robert Williams and John Gordon Williams. She is survived by her brother Denzyl Williams, her children: Roberta Prine of Tallahassee, FL; Mary Garrison of Tarpon Springs, FL; Glenna (William) Pieratt of Dunedin, FL; Catherine Haight of Crawfordville, FL; and William Garrison of Placida, FL; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
She was a homemaker and, with her husband, raised her children in Oldsmar, FL. Upon retirement, they resided in Weeki Wachee, FL, and Franklin, NC, when they weren’t travelling to all 50 states. She loved her flower gardens around her homes. She was a member of Memorial United Methodist Church in Franklin. Her sewing and knitting skills delighted her children and grandchildren and were passed on to many of them. She was a nurturing and caring person to all.
A memorial service was held on June 17 in Dunedin, FL. Internment followed at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Cemetery in Safety Harbor, FL.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or Memorial United Methodist Church.