Pauls Valley Democrat
Pauls Valley, Oklahoma —
Patricia “Pam” Ann Garrison, 70, left this earth to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, November 1, 2013.
She was born on April 11, 1943 to Leslie and Joye Matteson in Mineral Wells, Texas.
She spent most of her young life in Oklahoma City and her adult life in Yukon and Elmore City, Oklahoma. Pam graduated from Putnam City High School and became a hairdresser and later an oil and gas well pumper.
She was an accomplished artist in the areas of paint, ceramics, sewing, stained glass and even woodworking and won many awards in these areas.
She is predeceased by her parents Dale and Joye Coley, her husband Gene Garrison, and her granddaughter Chastity Brooke Iliff.
She is survived by her sisters Candace Robinson and her husband Donald, Kim Watson; three sons Jeffrey Gordan Mankin, Thomas Dale Iliff, and Grant Allen Garrison; her grandchildren Bodie Mankin, Crystal Iliff Kelley and her husband Josh, Sabrina Harrison, Christina Morris, Makenzie Ann Garrison, and Kash Allen Garrison; great-grandchildren Austin and Colton Harrison, Rylea and Ember Radford, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 6 at 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Elmore City in Elmore City, Oklahoma.
Visitation will continue Tuesday, November 5 at Wooster Funeral Home in Elmore City.