James moved with his family at a young age to Columbia before moving back to Hume in rural Bates County in 1995. James had worked at 3M Nevada for the past 15 years. His hobbies included wood carving, wood working, was an avid book reader, he also enjoyed playing video games, as well as table top games. He loved getting together with family and going on float trips with them.
Survivors include his spouse, James Miller of the home; parents, Michael and Linda Garrison, Hume, MO; sister, Angela Quinn (Patrick), and their children, Hunter, Cheyenne, and Ember, of Monroe, GA; three brothers, Andrew Garrison, Nevada, Jonathan Garrison, Hume, and Samuel Garrison (Chelsie), Nevada.
Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 9, 2021 at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada with Pastor Don Rice officiating. The family will receive friends from 1-2:00 prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Missouri Baptist Children’s Home c/o Ferry Funeral Home.