Robert Lester "RL" Garrison, 68 of Cleveland passed away on Monday, February 24, 2014 at the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg. He was born November 24, 1945 in Charleston to George Martin and Edna Jane Via Garrison and was a lifelong resident of Webster County and a United States Army Veteran. He retired from Sewell Coal Company where he was a coal miner for many years and enjoyed sports cars, boxing, football, playing hearts, and spending time with his family.
Robert is survived by his sons Robert Garrison of Ohio, Marty Garrison of Ohio, Travis Garrison of Buckhannon, Rodney Moffitt of North Carolina, and Robbie Moffitt of North Carolina; daughter Courtney (husband Billy) Davis of Yorktown, VA; biological mother Hallie Sara Elizabeth Doris White; brothers Mike Rotert of Ohio and Charles Rotert of Garrison, KY; sister Beverly Sturgeon of Huntington; nine grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother Gene Garrison; and sisters Virginia Upton and Sherry Maxie.
Friends may join the family for visitation on Thursday, February 27, 2014 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home. Funeral Services to celebrate Robert's life will be held on Friday at 1:00 PM at the Funeral Home with Rev. Marty Cowger officiating. Interment will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Cowen.