Marvis M Morrow (1941 - 2008)

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Leakesville, Greene County, Mississippi

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Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney

Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney

Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney

Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney

Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney Family

Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney Family

Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney

Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney

Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney

Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney

Willis and Gladys Valera Morrow

Willis and Gladys Valera Morrow

Susan Patricia Morrow

Susan Patricia Morrow

Wayne Morrow

Wayne Morrow

Jane Morrow

Jane Morrow

Frank Morrow

Frank Morrow

Jenny Payne

Jenny Payne

J R Morrow, Texas

J R Morrow, Texas

Mary Cordy Morrow and Mary Biles

Mary Cordy Morrow and Mary Biles

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Houston McKnight Morrow Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney Billye Erlene (Morrow) Blakney Family

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1941 - In the year that Marvis M Morrow was born, in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

1945 - Marvis was just 4 years old when on August 6th, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima. On August 9th, an atomic bomb was dropped on Nagasaki. At least 129,000 people were killed in the two bombings and they still remain the only use of atomic bombs in war. An invasion on mainland Japan had been planned but President Truman ordered the bombs dropped instead.

1969 - At the age of 28 years old, Marvis was alive when in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

1975 - By the time she was 34 years old, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

1985 - Marvis was 44 years old when on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

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Marvis M Morrow died on January 22, 2008 at 66 years old. No cause of death has been entered. She was born on October 25, 1941. We have no information about Marvis's immediate family. We know that Marvis M Morrow had been residing in Leakesville, Greene County, Mississippi.

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