Ed Morrison, 70, died on April 18, 2019. Graveside service was held April 24 at Hurst Ranch Cemetery in Goldthwaite.

Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury had charge of arrangements.

Ed was born on Feb. 24, 1949 in Long Island, New York to Edward Thomas Morrison Sr. and Mary Theresa Morrison.

He proudly served in the United States Navy.

He received his Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Syracuse. He liked working with his hands on anything mechanical and anything to do with HVAC.

Ed married Sherri Combs on Nov. 17, 1984 in Belton, Texas.

Ed loved flying and was a private pilot. He also loved being out on the water boating. He was a member of Southern Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Noreen M. Dibiase.

Ed is survived by his wife, Sherri Morrison; children Lorie Morrison Gaffney and husband Damon, Ryan Morrison and wife Shelby, Mark Morrison and wife McKayla, Julie Elmore and husband David, Doyle Morrison and wife Courtney, Mary Ervin and husband Andrew, and Charlotte Morrison; 16 grandchildren; siblings Kevin Morrison, Deanin Morrison and Sharon Morrison Zalinger and their spouses; and nieces, nephews and their spouses and children.