Daisy Garris

Monday, April 1, 2002

Daisy L. Garris, 87, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Perryville, Mo., died Sunday, March 31, 2002, at Heartland Care Rehab Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born May 6, 1914, in Perry County, daughter of James E. and Mary E. Ellison Roberts. She and Steve Garris were married June 29, 1931. He died July 22, 1976.

Garris was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Perryville.

Survivors include a son, Michael Garris of Perryville; two daughters, Frieda May Abernathy of Perryville and Anna Faye Noe of Jackson, Mo.; 13 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, two brothers and two sisters.

Friends may call at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville from 5 to 9 p.m. today and from 6:30 a.m. until the time of the service Tuesday.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Richard Batchelor will be the speaker, with burial in Bethlehem Baptist Cemetery in Crosstown, Mo.