Mark Edward Garrison

July 31, 1961 - November 19, 2021



Mark Edward Garrison, age 60, Andover, KS passed away Friday, November 19, 2021 at Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg, KS.

Mark was born July 31, 1961 in Wichita, KS at McConnell Airforce Base to Ed and Carole (Bender) Garrison. He grew up in Wichita with his parents Carole and Raymond (Sonny) Smith until moving to Treece, KS as a teenager, until moving to Andover, KS as an Adult.

He is preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Keith Allen Smith; and grandparents Tink and Ione Bender and Charlie and Imogene Garrison.

Mark is survived by his wife, Dawn (Mickey) Garrison, of the home; one son, Travis Garrison and wife, Shelaine, Miami, OK; six grandchildren, Aubrey, Keirraa, Lexi, Mason, Nevaeh and Haven Garrison, all of Miami, OK; two sisters, Carla Smith, Grove, OK. Debbie Conner, Baxter Springs, KS; along with a large extended family; and many friends.

He worked most of his life as a truck driver.

Memorial services will be at a later date.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction Derfelt Funeral Home Baxter Chapel.