Obits

Paul C. Morrow

Tuesday, Apr 11,2017

Paul Morrow

Mr. Paul C. Morrow, age 79, a lifelong resident of Elba, Ala., died Saturday, April 8, 2017, at UAB Hospital in Birmingham, Ala.

Paul was a1955 graduate of Elba High School, a 1959 graduate of the University of Alabama, and a 1973 graduate of Jones School of Law. Over his 40-year tenure at Dorsey Trailer's Inc., Paul held many roles, including General Counsel, Vice President - Administration, and Vice President - General Manager.  His other business accomplishments include: member of Board of Directors of Blue Cross / Blue Shield of Alabama; Business Counsel of Alabama; and Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association. He served in the Alabama Army National Guard / U.S. Army Reserves, retiring at Colonel. He held leadership roles in numerous community organizations in Elba, including Ham Chapel United Methodist Church, Rotary Club, Airport Authority, Housing Authority and Habitat for Humanity.

A memorial service was held April 11, 2017 at Elba United Methodist Church with Rev. Michael Lawler officiating. Hayes Funeral Home of Elba is in charge of arrangements. The Morrow family requests in lieu of flowers contributions be made to Ham Chapel, Elba United Methodist Church 503 Davis St. W, Elba, AL 36323 or Habitat for Humanity PO Box 311354, Enterprise, AL 36331.

Survivors include his wife of 57 years: Nancy C. Morrow, Elba; sons: Morgan (Kathy) Morrow, Tuscaloosa, Ala., Mason (Susan) Morrow, Dothan, Ala., and Matt (Katie) Morrow, Birmingham; sisters: Faye M. (Harold) Johnson, Elba, and Rebecca (Seth) Snellgrove, Montgomery, Ala.; brothers: Tommy (Edna) Morrow, Elba, Henry Morrow, Jackson, Ga., and Phillip Morrow, Atlanta, Ga.; grandsons: Adam (Natalie) Morrow, Tuscaloosa, Paul (Maggie) Morrow, Dothan, and Robert Morrow, Birmingham; granddaughters: Shelby Morrow, Dothan, Corinne Morrow, and Charlotte Morrow, both of Birmingham.