Harvey Leonard Morrison Sr., 91, of Parkersburg, W.Va., passed away June 4, 2013, at Parkersburg Care Center.
He was born Jan. 5, 1922, in Wirt County, W.Va., a son of the late Robert B. and Eva Barnes Morrison. Harvey retired from Mt. State Steel Foundry after 42 years of service, and later worked part-time for Wharton Cadillac Olds. He was a member of the Lynn Street Church of Christ and was the last surviving member of his immediate family.
He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Louise LaRue Morrison; one son, Harvey Morrison Jr. (Peggy); daughters, Connie Brown (Carroll), Wanda Mills (John), and Jeri Sheridan; granddaughters, Angie Rule (Rich), Penny Weekley (Kevin), and Julie Preston (Steve); great-granddaughters, Emily Weekley and Taylor and Summer Rule; and one great-grandson, Ryan Weekley. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Jack and Russell Morrison; sisters, Kathryn LaRue and Geneva "Tink" Knight; an infant sister; and an infant grandson, Michael Morrison.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 6, at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, south Parkersburg, with Evangelist Teddy Tackett officiating. Entombment will follow at Sunset Mausoleum. Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The family would like to extend special thanks to the staff at Parkersburg Care Center for their love and care of Harvey.
An online guestbook will be available at www.lamberttatman.com