William Edward “Butch” Morrison, 73, of Holts Summit, passed away Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at his residence.
He was born October 19, 1946, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, the son of the late Ed and Dene (Maroney) Morrison.
Butch served his country in the United States Navy.
He was united in marriage on May 9, 1969, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas to Mary Virginia “Jenny” Rodgers who survives at the home.
Butch worked for over 40 years as a conductor with Cotton Belt Railways in Arkansas and Union Pacific Railways in Missouri.
He enjoyed fishing and hunting and participated with Union activities with the railroad.
Survivors include his wife, Jenny Morrison, Holts Summit; two sons, William (Maggie) Morrison, Jr., Tampa, FL; Lee Morrison, Pittsburg, PA; and two grandchildren, Tuesday Morrison, Destin, FL; and Kane Morrison, New Bloomfield.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Larry Morrison.
Private family services were held at Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home.
Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
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