Jake Marvin Garrison


(January 13, 2003)

Jake Marvin Garrison, 80, died Monday, Jan. 13 at the Powell Nursing Home.

The World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy lived in Powell to be near a daughter and family.

He was born Aug. 16, 1925, in Tupelo, Okla. He was a pilot, world traveler, history buff and loved children.

Survivors include two daughters, Maria Ogburn of Powell and Michelle Garrison of Las Vegas; a sister, Pauline Garrison of Lake Elsinore, Calif.; six grandchildren, Douglas Roberts of Las Vegas, Larry Roberts of Mesa, Ariz., Candace Pollack of Thousand Oaks, Calif., Maria Roberts of Powell and Jake and Dyonna Streeter of Las Vegas; and one great-granddaughter, Sydney Roberts of Powell.

He was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters.

Funeral services will be in Lake Mead, Nev.