Blountsville, died Oct. 12, 2013, at the residence. Born in Jefferson County to John R. and Maxine Mitchell Morrison, he was a resident of the Roswell Creek community and enjoyed model airplanes. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged as Specialist 4 in 1972.

Surviving are wife of 48 years Carol Sykes Morrison; son Kevin Morrison; brother John R. (Barbie) Morrison Jr.

A military service was held at 11 a.m. Oct. 15 at Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel.