GARRISON, Willie Edward "Ed"
Willie Edward Garrison of Between, GA passed away on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at the age of 79 years. Ed was born in Atlanta and attended Gordon High School in Decatur, GA. For 50 years he traveled the country as both a long and short haul truck driver working for Railway Express Agency (REA), Bowman and Camel. As a long time youth sports coach he loved coaching soccer was a big fan of the Atlanta Braves, Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, Model Trains and puzzles.
Ed is fondly remembered by his two sons, Chad (Barbara) and Thomas, daughters Mindy (Tom), and Christy; step children Brenda Sawyer and Linda Bird; seven grandchildren, Kelci, Mackenzie, Brennan, Jennifer, Justin, Paul and Harley; great-grandaughter Scarlet; and his siblings Carolyn Cole, Barbara Bowers, Bett Misenheimer. Ed was preceded by his parents Joe and Margaret Garrison, wife Nora Gravvitt, brother James and sister Joyce Orrie. A celebration of Ed's life will be held on Thursday, October 7, 2021 (1:00 PM) at Tom M. Wages Funeral Home 3705 Highway 78 West, Snellville, GA 30039. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Mount Tabor Bible Church, 33 Mount Zion Road, Oxford, GA 30054.