Mable Vivian Garrison, 86, of Granite City, died at 9:05 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015, at Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City.
She was born April 21, 1928, in Grand Tower, Ill., to the late Andrew and Florence (Vanover) Nations.
On Aug. 11, 1951, she and Benjamin Franklin Garrison were married in Clay County, Ark. He preceded her in death on June 24, 1988.
Survivors include a son, Bryan B. Garrison; granddaughter, Jessica Fernandez; great-granddaughter, Marla Fernandez; and niece and nephew and caregiver, Doris and Robert Leibold.
Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Billy M. Rixie; and two sisters, Kathrine Clutts and Doris Fitch.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory, where services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, with Henry Crippen officiating. Private burial will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Online information and guestbook may be found at www.wojstrom.com.