Ralph James Lee Garrison 83, of 601 Schoolhouse Lane, Cambridge, MD died Saturday, November 10, 2018 at his home. James was born September 6, 1935, in Nassawadox, VA. to the late Thomas Stratten and Sally Garrison Coston.\n \n\n James attended Dorchester County School in Cambridge, MD. He was an employee of the City of Cambridge. He was preceded in death by his daughter Gloria Hemsley; two brothers; George Garrison, Clarence Garrison; three sisters; twin sister Margaret Thomas, Dorothy May Spicer, and Pauline Garrison.\n \n\n James leaves to cherish his memory: two sons; Samuel M. Waters and Howard M. Marine; four daughters; Ms. Estella Marine, Rosemary Marine, Mrs. Patsy Hines, and Mrs. Connie Travers all of Cambridge; A special and devoted friend Mary Anderson; Grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.