Age 52, passed away very unexpectedly as a result of an automobile accident on Monday, June 15, 2020 on Route 487 in Fishing Creek Township, Columbia County PA. William was born in Elmira, a son of the late Kenneth A. Garris and Marie T. Haynes Lafler. He is survived by his daughter Heather Garris of Elmira; son William (fiancée Destiny) Garris, Jr. of Elmira; several grandchildren; brothers, Kenny Garris, Vern Garris (with Louise Salvatore) and Leo Garris (wife Jennifer); sisters, Karen and Crystal Garris; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. William had worked as a landscaper with Horton's Landscaping for over 16 years. He was a very giving person with a big heart. He enjoyed fishing. Most importantly, he loved his family. William was a good father, grandfather and brother. Private family services will be held.
To plant a tree in memory of William Garris, Sr., please visit Tribute Store
Since our founding, the guiding principle of McInerny Funeral Home has been the commitment to treating each family who comes to us as our own. With sincerity, pride, and dedication, we are committed to this time-honored tradition
McInerny Funeral Home
502 W Water St, Elmira, NY 14905 Phone (607) 733-6271 Fax (607) 733-7526