August 30, 1931 ~ January 5, 2000
Born in: Buncombe Co., NC,
Resided in: Hendersonville, NC
Hendersonville, NC - Samuel Edward Morrison, Sr., 68, of Lexington Lane, Hendersonville, died Wednesday, January 5, 2000. A native of Buncombe County, NC, he was the son of the late Roy Lee Morrison, Sr. and Connie Alexander Morrison. He was an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict and retired from the Teamsters Local #677 in Waterbury, CT. He is survived by his wife, Gladys M. Rossignol Morrison; four daughters, Debra M. Havican of Herndon, Va., Teresa A. Morrison of Laurens, SC, Robin M. Morrison of Naugatuck, CT and Pamela A. Penland of Gray Court, SC; a son Samuel Edward Morrison, Jr. of Douglasville, GA; a sister, Mary Hayes of Arden and three grandchildren, Shane Edward Morrison, Lacee’ Faith Morrison and Brooke Ashley Morrison. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Monday in the Chapel of Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian with the Rev. Don Welborn officiating. Committal service will follow in Shepherd Memorial Park with military graveside rites conducted by the Hendersonville VFW Post #5206, American Legion Post #77 and the DAV Chapter #14. The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM Monday at the funeral home on Long Shoals Road.