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Verna Morrison Halbrooks

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Verna Morrison Halbrooks Obituary
Verna Morrison Halbrooks

River Falls. SC - Verna "Mimi" Morrison Halbrooks, 92, of River Falls, wife of the late Reuben Cecil "Hap" Halbrooks, went as she would say, "to the happy hunting ground" on Monday, June 11, 2018 at her home.

Born in Rock Hill, SC, she was the daughter of the late Clarence Harper Morrison and Sophia Haddon Campbell Morrison Haddon. Raised in Anderson, SC, Verna served in the WWII Nurse Cadet Program at Nashville General affiliated with Vanderbilt University Medical Center and retired as a Registered Nurse.

Verna is survived by her two daughters: Kimberly Wright and husband Danny and Diane Rochester; sister: Sophia Lamb of Ohio; 4 grandchildren: Vanessa W. Gordon, Daniel Wright (Jennifer), Christopher Jennings (Stelina) and Eric Jennings (Melissa); 10 great-grandchildren and loyal poodle, Colmar.

Graveside service will be held Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. at Old Silver Brook Cemetery in Anderson, SC.

The family will be at the home of her daughter, Kimberly Wright.

The family would like to express a sincere thank you to all hospice nurses and caregivers for their love and support.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Piedmont Women's Center or Greenville Mental Health.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

The Howze Mortuary, Travelers Rest is in charge of the arrangements. (864) 834-8051.
Published in The Greenville News on June 13, 2018
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