Helen Carrison

Helen CarrisonHelen T. Carrison, 96, of Macomb died at 1 a.m. Nov. 3, 2009, at Heartland Healthcare Center in Macomb.

She was born on Dec. 22, 1912, in Table Grove, a daughter of Lloy and Mary M. Mayo Robinson. She married Cloyd Carrison on Dec. 10, 1932, in Macomb. He preceded her in death in November 1999.

She also was preceded in death by one son, Gary Carrison; two daughters, Shirley Ann Carrison and Sherrill Webster; and one sister, Elizabeth Miller.

Surviving are two sons, Lynn (and Vicki) Carrison of Worthington, Ohio, and Jerry Carrison of Angola, Ind.; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She farmed with her husband in Table Grove, Fairview and Farmington area for 45 years, retiring in 1977. She also worked at The Bridal Shop in Canton.

She was a member of Fulton County Farm Bureau, Homemakers Club, and she was of Methodist Faith.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria with Pastor Gary Schultz officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services on Friday. Burial will be in Harris Cemetery in Table Grove.

Memorials may be made to Heartland Healthcare Center in Macomb.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 11/4/2009