James Boyd Garrison, 46, of Independence, Mo. passed away October 22, 2010 in Perry,  Okla.

James was born July 6, 1964 in Columbus, the son of Francis and Martha (Stanley) Garrison.

He graduated from Columbus High School in 1982 and married Terri Brisbin Mach 4, 1985. James was a carpenter.

He is survived by his wife of Independence, Mo.;  a daughter, Julia Garrison; three sons, James, Jared and John, all of Independence, Mo.;  two grandchildren, Katie and Preston of Independence, Mo.; parents, Francis and Martha Garrison of Columbus; one brother, Clark Garrison of Columbus and extended family and friends.

Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, November 6, 2010 in the Murdock Funeral Home Chapel with Dennis Johnson officiating. Mr. Garrison remains were cremated.

Visitation will be an hour before services. Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army or Souls Harbor with the Murdock Funeral Home, 132 E. Pine Columbus, KS 66725 serving as custodian.