Louis Morrison, 89
Louis Morrison, 89, of Galax, died Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, in the Golden Living/Blue Ridge Nursing & Rehab Center.
He was born on Jan. 26, 1923, in Statesville, N.C., to Blake and Lula Morrison.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife, Frances Lucille (Lucy) Morrison.
Survivors include his wife, Maxie Morrison of Galax; daughter and son-in-law, Debra and Steve Johnson of Fayetteville, N.C.; sons and friend, Jeffrey Morrison and Lynda Smythers and Dan Morrison, all of Galax; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sister, Laura Trivette of Statesville, N.C.; brothers, Robert Morrison of Statesville, N.C., Bill Morrison of Statesville, N.C., and Blake Morrison of Greensboro, N.C.; step-children and spouse, Deanna Jones of Pulaski and Johnny and Susie Poole of Bristol; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be held today, Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, at 3 p.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mark Carico and the Rev. Hobert Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in the Monta Vista Cemetery with military rites by the Grayson VFW Post 7726.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home - Galax
201 West Center Street
Galax, VA 24333
Published in Galax Gazette from Oct. 19 to Oct. 21, 2012