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- Published on 23 June 2010
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Funeral services for Ed Morrow, age 79 of Mount Vernon, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 26, 2010 at Harvey Funeral Home Chapel.
Mr. Murrow was born Oct. 1, 1930 in Arp, Tex., to J. W. Morrow and Lizzi Lorain Denman Morrow. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Mount Vernon and was a deacon in earlier years. He served as the Franklin County Tax Assessor/Appraiser until he retired in 1996. He was in the United States Army in the Korean War and was in the reserves. He was a past member of the American Legion Post 243.
He died Saturday, June 19 at his residence. He was preceded in death by his parents and several siblings.
He is survived by his daughters, Dawn Padgett of Cason and Dana Wisinger of Mount Vernon; a sister, Billie Grandstaff of Overton; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.