Dr. Kristi Garmon Aston-Dickson, 50, of Jacksonville, Florida, died Sunday, January 20, 2013 at St. Vincent's Hospital after a long illness. Kristi was born to the late Joseph & Madge Garmon on Christmas Day 1962 in Glasgow, Kentucky. Kristi is a graduate of Northeast High School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the University of Florida, and the University of Florida Medical School in Gainsville, Florida. For 20 years she had been in Family Practice with Dr. Cliff Arn in Jacksonville, FL. Kristi is survived by her husband, William "Jamie" Dickson; her son, Brian McKinney Aston; Step-son, Kris Dickson; step-daughter, Lauren Dickson all of Jacksonville, Florida; her step-daughter, Alisha Aston-Houk, Amery, Mississippi and her 3 children; 4 siblings, Sandy Garmon Davis of Kentucky, Rick Garmon of Jacksonville, Joel Garmon of North Carolina, and PK Garmon of South Carolina; 11 nieces, and nephews, and numerous cousins. The family visitation to greet friends will be held on Wednesday, from 1:00pm until 2:00pm, January 23, 2013 at Blanding Blvd. Baptist Church, 5005 Blanding Blvd., Jacksonville, FL. 32210. Followed by Kristi's Memorial Funeral Service at 2:00pm at Blanding Blvd. Baptist Church with Rev. David Adair officiating. Because Kristi was a great Big Sister, the family has requested that in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to Big Brothers Big Sisters of America in her name. They can be found online at www.bigbrothersbigsisters.org.
Arrangements are under the care of Hardage-Giddens Town & Country Funeral Home, 7242 Normandy Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32205.