Morris Buchanan

BUCHANAN - Morris E. Buchanan, 88, of Lexington died March 22, 2014. He is survived by Carolyn B. Buchanan, his wife of 67 years. Born April 10, 1925 in Madison, IN, Morris was the son of Clarence J. and Mildred Buchanan. He served honorably in the United States Navy during WW II, was a graduate of Purdue University, and retired from IBM. He also is survived by his son, Gary (Jean), Nicholasville, two daughters, Nancy Overstreet (Mark), Frankfort, and Beth Cooper (Ron), Englewood, CO, and five grandchildren, Colin Overstreet (Kim), Erin Overstreet, Benjamin Overstreet, Maggie Cooper, and Peter Cooper, his brother Melvin Buchanan, Columbus, IN, and his sister, Elinor Marie Shull, Dahlonega, GA. A memorial service will be held at Beaumont Presbyterian Church at 3:30pm on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, with visitation and a reception afterwards. The family is grateful for the compassionate care provided by Dr. Charles Johnson. Memorial gifts may be made to Beaumont Presbyterian Church, 1070 Lane Allen Road, Lexington, KY 40504.

Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on Mar. 24, 2014