Mr. John Russell “Scoop” Morrison, 74, passed away on February 2, 2020, at his residence located at 1990 Adams Street, Conover, N.C.

Visitation is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Statesville, 464 Garfield Street, Statesville, on Sunday, February 9, followed by a funeral service at 2 p.m.

Rutledge and Bigham Funeral Home is serving the Morrison family.