Douglas Arlin Garrison was born September 15, 1933 in Boston Pool, Oklahoma to Arlin Vernon Garrison and Sara Glenna Newport. He passed away Saturday, December 12, 2015, in Tulsa, OK, at the age of 82 years. He attended middle school in Gray Horse, Oklahoma but left early after enlisting in the United States Army at an early age. Douglas spent most of his working life as a Heavy Haul Truck Driver for Trucker’s Express. He enjoyed going to the casino playing poker and loved to tell a good story. Most important to Douglas was his family. Loving Family members include:
“Wife and husband-in-law;”
Nelda and James Cobb, of Claremore
Beth Foster Watkins and husband George, of Indianola, OK
Glenna Pipins and husband Dennis, of Skiatook
Doug Garrison and wife Pam, of Collinsville
Brett Foster Jr. and wife Sara, of Collinsville
Jessica Adsit and husband Josh, of Verdigris
Samantha Palmer and husband Brian, of Collinsville
Mitch and Alison Watkins, of McAlister, OK
Julie Franklin and husband Braden, of Tulsa
Jenna Sinkhorn, of Owasso
Joshua Sinkhorn, of Skiatook
Dax Pipins, of Bluejacket, OK
Jesse Judkins, of Tulsa
Jill Osmer and husband Shaun, of Evansville, IN
Jaime Neal and husband Tyson, of Imperial, MO
Joey Haegele and husband Andrew, of Imperial, MO
Jessica and Justin Swast, of Camdenton, MO
12 Great Grandchildren and Numerous Nieces and Nephews
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Mary Ann Jones, Son-in-law, Brett L. Foster, and Granddaughter, Lanie Palmer.
Memorial Service will be held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at First Church in Owasso, OK with Associate Pastor Josh Adsit officiating. Interment will follow at a later date at Prairie View Cemetery in Prue, OK. Arrangements and services were entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service of Owasso.
doug I will miss thinking I might see you or hear from you, you are a Special Cousin I promise I will see you later!
— Lavonne Collier, Sunday – December 13, 2015
I called him Dad and he seemed to like that. Going to miss him teasing me.
— Brent Fulton, Monday – December 14, 2015
10100 North Garnett Road
Owasso, OK 74055
Tuesday – December 15, 2015
Prairie View Cemetery