News and Tribune

January 3, 2014

Billy Joe Morrison

60; Greenville

— Funeral services for Billy Joe Morrison, 60, Greenville, will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 6, at Newcomer Funeral Home, New Albany. He died Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014.   

He was born March 27, 1953 in New Albany, to Kester and Pauline Eurton Morrison. He was united in marriage to Karen Delk Morrison in 1974 and to this union brought three children to bless their home. He worked at Riverside Parking at Norton Hospital for more than 40 years. He had a deep love and passion for music. He started playing stand-up bass for the Louisville Youth Orchestra and went on to a number of other musical groups.  

He is survived by his loving wife, Karen Morrison; children, Kristy Morrison, William Tyler Morrison, and Andrew Morrison and his wife, Holley; mother, Pauline Morrison; brothers, Terry Morrison, Dennis Morrison and his wife, Dianna, and Jerry Morrison; and sister, Cynthia Murphy.

He was preceded in death by his father, Kester Morrison.

Visitation will be 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.

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