Marvis Charles Morrison
Colonel, United States Air Force
a contemporary press report:
Marvis C. Morrison, 81, an Air Force Colonel who retired in 1966 from the Pentagon comptroller's office, died of congestive heart failure December 13, 2001 at Inova Mount Vernon Hospital, Virginia. He lived in the Mount Vernon area of Fairfax County.
Colonel Morrison flew 55 missions in Europe and Africa during World War II and later served as air division comptroller in Korea. After he retired, he was a cost analyst with the Defense Department.
He was born in Turlock, California, and was a graduate of the University of Southern California.
Colonel Morrison's honors included a Distinguished Flying Cross and four Air Medals. He was a member of the First Fighter Group Association, 27th Fighters Association and Society for Industrial Management.
Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Audrey
Morrison of Alexandria; two children, Kim Morrison Bell of Alexandria
and Brian Morrison of Greensboro, N.C.; and two grandchildren.
On December 13, 2000 in Alexandria, VA; beloved
husband of Audrey Morrison and father of Kim Bell of VA and Brian Morrison
of NC; also survived by two grandchildren, Kaitlyn and Kyle Morrison. Interment
Arlington National Cemetery at 1 p.m. Contributions may be made to
Hospice of Northern VA, 6565 Arlington Blvd., Falls