Dateline: July 13, 2006
Cleo Garrison Glisson, 83, died Monday, July 10, 2006, at
Services were held at
3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 12, 2006, in Robertson Chapel of Memories in
Clarendon with Rev. Bryan Knowles, Baptist Minister, officiating. Burial
was in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Services were under the direction
of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Mrs. Glisson was born
March 27, 1923, in Williamson, West Virginia, to James Alvin and Elsie
Garrison. She married Leland Wayne Glisson on August 9, 1937, at Clovis,
New Mexico. She had been a resident of Logan, New Mexico, before moving to
Amarillo 4 years ago. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the
Alanreed Baptist Church in Alanreed.
Mrs. Glisson was
preceded in death by her husband on November 2, 2004; her parents; 3 sons,
Oscar Lee Edward Garrison, Wayne D. Glisson in 1989, and James A. Glisson
on May 2, 2005; 1 brother, Edward Garrison; 2 sisters, Christine Garrison
and Pauline Cooper.
Survivors include a
daughter, Paula Hall of Amarillo; 2 sisters, Thelma Hall of Wills Point
and Gladys Boley of Clovis, NM; a daughter- in law, Sharon Glisson of
Amarillo; 13 grandchildren; 35 great grandchildren; numerous great great
The family requests
that memorials be made to Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch.
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