We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Monday, April 10, 2000 for 67-year-old Robert
Garris of Chester, IL who died Saturday, April 8, 2000 at Missouri Baptist
Hospital in St. Louis, MO.
He was born June 15, 1932 in Chester, IL, the son of Elijah and Nellie
(Cuberly) Garris. He married Dorothy Mehrtens on October 27, 1951 in
Chester and she survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving are two sons, Darryl and Brian both of Chester. One
daughter, Robin Bert of Chester. One brother, Jim Garris of Chester. Two
sisters, Edna Poenitske and Ann Sparks both of Columbia. Four
grandchildren and one great grandchild also survive.
His parents, three sisters and one brother preceded him in death.
Friends may call after 4pm Sunday, April 9, 2000 at the Schroeder
McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester.
Funeral services for Robert Garris will be Monday, April 10, 2000 at
Peace Lutheran Church in Chester, IL with Rev. Kathryn Bielfeldt
officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to Peace Lutheran Church or to the American