Garon graduated from Hudson High School, then attended Paris Junior College in Paris, Texas. He received an associates degree in Jewelry Technology and Design in 1981. After college, Garon worked for his father Virgil, at the Jewel Shop. In 1984 Garon started his own business, Garon’s Jewelry & Design. Garon is married to his wife Emily, and they have two children, Thomas and Evie, who enjoy traveling and camping at Lake James. Garon’s hobbies include: 4-wheeling, fishing, boating, and watching sports events. He also enjoys gardening, and working in the yard and playing with his three dogs Buster, Mollie and Misty.