Mrs. Winona Walker Garrison, age 87, of Rome, passed away Monday, August 7, 2017, at her residence.
Mrs. Garrison was born in Toccoa, GA on February 25, 1930, daughter of the late Henry Bremen Walker and the late Daisy Ivie Walker. She was also preceded in death by a son, Danny Garrison, and by 2 brothers, Mike and Ivie Walker. Prior to her retirement, she was an Administrative Clerk with the State of Georgia, Department of Administrative Services for several years. Mrs. Garrison was a member of Shorter Avenue Baptist Church.
Survivors include 2 daughters, Peggy Crump, Clearwater, FL, and Kimberly Sisson, and her husband, Steve, Rome; a sister, Glyness Meeks, Lillington, NC; 3 grandchildren, Krishna Atkinson, and her husband, Cliff, Dallas, TX, Mallory Gresham, and her husband, Josh, Rome, and Alex Crump, St. Petersburg, FL; 2 great grandchildren, Bradley Crump, St. Petersburg, FL, and Sadie Gresham, Rome; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 12, 2017, at 11am in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, with the Rev. Skip Myers and the Rev. Earl Drummond officiating. Interment services will follow in St. Thomas the Apostle Anglican Church Cemetery in Alto, GA at 3:30pm.
The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Saturday from 10am until the service hour.
Pallbearers are requested to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Saturday at 10:30am and include: Mike Nelson, Richard Flemister, Alex Crump, Josh Gresham, Cliff Atkinson, and Ross Freeman.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.