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Gary Paul Garrison, 67, passed away on November 28, 2016, at his home.
Gary was born on March 25, 1949, in Lexington, but grew up in Felicity, Ohio, graduating from Felicity Franklin High School and later Eastern Kentucky University. He was a past owner of the "Bear and Bull", "Mayor of Boonesboro," avid boater, gentleman farmer, realtor, transportation salesman and dispatcher, beloved father and husband.
Survivors include: his wife of 28 years, Deborah Shearer Garrison; daughter and "love of his life" Sarah Morgan; his mother, Mildred Jasper Garrison; several cousins, nieces and nephews. His father Carlisle Garrison (Felicity, OH) preceded him in death.  
Gary is a long time resident of Boonesboro, officer and member of Boonesboro Boat Club, 2 Mile Creekers, "Chief Scout" of Fort Boonesboro, Kentucky Colonel and alumni of Felicity Franklin High School and Eastern Kentucky University.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 3, 2016, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home, with Jamie Jordan and Bruce Nettleton officiating.  Burial will follow in the Hustonville Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to 2 Mile Creekers, Boonesboro Boat Club or First United Methodist Church, P O Box 27, Richmond, KY 40476.
Condolences may be expressed at www.orpfh.com
Published on November 29, 2016
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