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August 9, 2007

(3/11/1965 – 8/6/2007)

Roger Neal Garmon, 42, of Columbia, MO, passed away on August 6, 2007, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.

Services will be held Thursday, August 9, 2007, at 1:00 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home in Columbia, MO. Burial will follow in Dripping Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 p.m. with a Masonic Service at 7:45 p.m. on Wednesday, August 8, 2007, at the funeral home.

Roger was born on March 11, 1965 in Kirksville, MO to Fred and Charlene Pulliam Garmon and they survive.

He was married to Pat (Tricanne) Frazier on September 14, 1991 in Columbia, MO, and she survives.

He was a 1983 graduate of Hickman High School and then worked for B.D. Simon/P.C.E. Construction Company until the time of his illness. He was a member of the National and Local HOG Chapter, Ancient Landmark Masonic Lodge #356 of Harrisburg and the Throttlemasters Masonic Motorcycle Association.

Roger is also survived by his daughter, Jennifer Garmon of Columbia, MO; sister, Rhonda Henstorf and husband, George of Columbia, MO; brother, Rob Garmon and wife, Jackie of Grain Valley, MO; mother-in-law, Maye Frazier of Columbia, MO; many special nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law and many very special Bikers and friends.

He was preceded in death by a nephew, Tommy Wayne Smith; and father-in-law, Ray Frazier, Jr.

Memorial contributions can be made to The Jennifer Garmon Scholarship Fund, c/o Memorial Funeral Home, 1217 Business Loop 70 W., Columbia, MO 65202 or a charity of donor’s choice. Tributes can be left online at

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