F. Sheridan Garrison


Age: 69

businessman who founded the American Freightways trucking line in 1982 building it from a small Arkansas based company into the nation's fourth-largest less-than-truckload motor carrier, which was named one of America's 400 best big companies and the number one trucking company by Forbes magazine in 2001 (it was acquired by FedEx Corporation that same year and rename FedEx Freight).

Cause of Death: Drowned in an apparent boating accident

Born: July 22, 1934

Died: May 19, 2004

Harrison, Arkansas