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Obituary: Betty G. Garrison, Columbus

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Betty G. Garrison, 69, of County Road 625S, died at 10:58 a.m. Thursday, September 12, 2013, at her home.

Betty was a retired beautician of 37 years and owned Betty's Hair in Motion. She also was a former employee of Cummins Engine Company and Roviar Shirt Factory.

The funeral will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with the Rev. Roy Hendershot officiating. Family and friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and from noon until time of service Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Walker Chapel or Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

Online condolences may be sent to the Garrison family at

Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, January 9, 1944, Betty was the daughter of Chester and Roberta Cecil Lonaker. She married Jerry L. Garrison  September 27, 1983.

Survivors include her husband; children, George G. Moore of Columbus, Scott (Sherri Thompson) Moore of Hope, Courtney (Toby) Perry of Columbus, Leeann (Randy) Clanton of Texas, and Bert (Rhonda) Garrison of Texas; sisters, Mary "Pokie" (Steve Cowan) Laudick of Hope and Helen (Ron) Keller of Hope; brothers, James (Jenny Rose) Lonaker of Butlerville, William Lonaker of Hope and Troy Wambles of Hope; grandchildren, Lucy Horton, George (Ashley) Moore, Deleah Moore, Tyrannie Moore, Chanse Ault, Dylan Perry, Beth Perry, Thomas Clanton, Alison Clanton, Kolt Clanton, Hallie-Sue Garrison, Victoria Garrison, Devon Grisham, Trevin Clanton and Kevin (Renee) Clanton; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Chester Lonaker and mother Roberta Cecil Vaughn.

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