Kenneth Virgil Morrison

January 02, 1928 ‒ December 24, 2003

Fredericktown, Ohio

Kenneth Virgil Morrison, age 75, of Fredericktown went to be with the Lord after a long illness, Wednesday December 24, 2003 at the Whispering Hills Care Center in Mount Vernon. He was born January 2, 1928 in Mount Vernon to Daily and Bessie (Kaufman) Morrison and had spent his lifetime in Knox County. Mr. Morrison was a veteran of the U S Army and had been employed as a truck driver for the Hi-Lo Trailer Company in Butler, Ohio. He attended the North Liberty United Methodist Church.

Surviving are two sons Victor (Barb) Morrison of Apple Valley and Doug (Kathy) Morrison of Mount Vernon; two daughters Maxine (Harry) Squires and Candy (Tom) Looker both of Fredericktown; 4 grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren; a step great grandson; two brothers John (Ruth) Morrison and Roger (Barb) Morrison both of Fredericktown and three sisters Helen Day of Mount Gilead, Jean (Carl) Williams and Jan (Marv) Connell both of Mount Vernon. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Lucy (Bemiller) Morrison; two sons James Morrison and Jeffery Morrison; a sister Marvel Lepley and three brothers Robert “Bob” Morrison, Dave Morrison, and Forest Morrison.

There will be no calling hours. A Graveside funeral services was held Friday at 2:30 PM at Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown. The Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown is in charge of arrangements.

In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to a local animal shelter or to the Hospice of Knox County, 302 East High Street, Mt. Vernon, OH 43050.

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