Velda J. Morrison, 73, died, Friday, September 25, 2009 at 8:19 a.m. at Mt. Carmel Medical Center in Pittsburg. 

She was born July 19, 1936 in Lawton, to Adrian and Blanche (Garrison) Irwin. 

She was a Christian.  Velda married Earl Morrison on December 24, 1951 and he survives. 

Also surviving is a son, Steve Morrison of Springfield and a daughter, Shauna Wachter of Pittsburg, and granddaughter, Emily Wachter. 

Graveside Services for Velda Morrison will be 2 p.m. Monday at the Carl Junction Cemetery with Rev. John Fitzpatrick officiating. 

Friends may call on Monday after 9 a.m. at the Simpson Funeral Home in Carl Junction.