Howard Carson Morrison, 84, Lenoir City, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2013. He was retired from the U.S. Air Force and Navy after 21 years of service. Howard was a member of Friendship Baptist Church where he had been a deacon since 1973.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Iva Allison Morrison for whom he was a faithful care giver for 16 years; parents, Joseph R. Morrison and Irene Smith Morrison; sister, Juanita Russell, and brothers, James and Kenneth Morrison.
He is survived by children, Karen Morrison Smith and Joe Morrison and wife, Lisa; grandsons, Cameron Smith and Ethan Morrison; several nieces and nephews. The family received friends from 5-7 p.m. Monday at the Friendship Baptist Church. Funeral services followed at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Mike Hawkins and the Rev. Jimmy Riner officiating. Family and friends gathered at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Lakeview Cemetery for graveside services. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements. www.clickfuneralhome.com