Name:     Leona Ruth (Aders) Garrison

From:  The Newburgh-Chandler Register, Warrick Co., Indiana
Date:  Thursday, February 1, 2001

Tennyson resident, Leona Ruth Garrison died Monday, Jan. 22 at 10:40 p.m. at St. Mary's Warrick of apoplexy.  She was 78.

She retired after 15 years from the Warrick County School Corp. as a custodian at the Boonville Junior High School and Tennyson Elementary School.  She was a member of the Tennyson Free Methodist Church and the Tennyson American Legion Ladies Auxiliary.

Survivors include four daughters, Ruth Ellis of Folsomville, Linda Cundiff and Teresa Delene Garrison, both of Boonville, and Bonnie Peters of Huntingburg; a son, Bob of Tennyson; a sister, Mary Holpp of Tell City; eleven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and three foster grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Thursday, Jan. 25, at Koehler Funeral Home Boonville Chapel. Rev. Viviak Cook officiated. Burial was in Garrison Cemetery north of Tennyson.

Memorial contributions may be made to Tennyson Free Methodist Church or Garrison  Cemetery.