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Troy Eugene Morrow

August 28, 1928 ~ September 17, 2017 (age 89)

Troy Eugene Morrow, 89, of Asheville, passed away Sunday, September 17, 2017 at The Laurels of Summit Ridge. Born August 28, 1928 in Fairview NC, Mr. Morrow was the son of the late John B. and Sadie Wilson Morrow. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Morrow; brothers: Broaddus, Thurl, Burgin, Howard, and Charles; sisters: Minnie, Annie, Veenie, Paralee, Martha, Betty, Catherine, and Elizabeth. Survivors include his children, Kathy M. Sulc of Charleston SC, and Douglas E. Morrowof Asheville; sister, Martha Lee of Fairview; grandchildren, Zachary Morrow (Tara) of Lancaster, PA, Bradley Sulc (Kelly) of Disputanta, VA, and Emma Grace Morrow of Asheville; great-grandchildren: Kasey Sulc, Korbin Sulc, and Hunter Morrow as well as many nieces and nephews. Mr. Morrow attended Fairview High School, and served in the United States Army in the Korean War, having been a part of the Battle of Heartbreak Ridge. Mr. Morrow started his career in textiles at Sayles Biltmore Bleacheries and later retired from Rock Hill Printing and Finishing. He was volunteer at the Asheville VA Medical Center for 15 years. He was an avid golfer, enjoyed hiking, and was a member of the Baptist faith. A memorial service will be held Saturday, September 23 at 11:00 AM at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Fairview with Rev. Steve Hensley officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mr. Morrow’s memory to ABCCM Asheville at or by mail to ABCCM 20 Twentieth St., Asheville, NC 28806 or Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, PO Box 1454, Fairview NC 28730, ATTN: Cemetery Fund The family would like to extend a special thank you to The Laurels of Summit Ridge for their many years of great care and support. Condolences may be made to the family at

 Service Information

Memorial Service
September 23, 2017

11:00 AM
Pleasant Grove Baptist Church
455 Hollywood Rd
Fairview, , NC 28730

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