Ellen Maureen Garrison

Monday, May 7, 2018

Ellen Maureen Garrison, of Eureka Springs, Arkansas was born April 1, 1949 in Garden Grove, California, daughter of James M. Lacey and Rena Clark. She departed this life Sunday, April 29, 2018 in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, at the age of 69 years.

Ellen moved to Eureka Springs in 1970 and loved it here. She was a member of the Great Passion Play for 32 years, having played Claudia, Heroditus and Mother Mary as well as creating the part of the leper. She professed her faith and hope in Christ and was a member of the First Assembly of God Church of Eureka Springs.

On August 18, 1973, she was united in marriage to Timothy W. Garrison, who survives her of the home. She is also survived by her daughter, Cassandra and granddaughter, Amber Maureen of Eureka Springs; dad, Bud Clark of Eureka Springs; sister, Cande and husband, David of Eureka Springs; brother, Bill of Alabama; two nieces, numerous other relatives, friends and loved ones.

She is preceded in death by her mother, Rena Clark.

Memorial service will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the First Assembly of God Church of Eureka Springs with Reverend Dale Nichols officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to the Ellen Garrison Memorial Fund at any Cornerstone Bank branch. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com. Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. 2018