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Slade Morrison Biography – Slade Morrison Wiki

Slade Morrison was the younger son of the late Toni Morrison. He was a painter and a musician. Morrison had one other brother, named Harold Ford Morrison.

According to Slade Morrison’s bio on his official website, he spent the majority of his adult life living in New York. He attended the United Nation’s School and SUNY Purchase where he studied art.

Slade Morrison Age

Slade Morrison was born in Lorain, Ohio. He died on December 22, 2010. He was 45 years old.

Slade Morrison Parents

He was the son of Toni Morrison and Harold Morrison.

Slade Morrison Death – Slade Morrison Pancreatic Cancer

Slade died of Pancreatic Cancer on December 22, 2010. He was aged 45.

Slade Morrison Cause of Death – How Did Slade Morrison Die

Slade Morrison’s cause of death was pancreatic cancer.

Slade Morrison Children’s Books

Slade Morrison co-authored eight children’s books with his mother Toni Morrison. They include: The Who’s Got Game? series; Little Cloud and Lady Wind, Peeny Butter Fudge, The Tortoise and the Hare, The Book of Mean People and The Big Box.

Slade Morrison Wife – Slade Morrison Children

He never married and had no children.

Toni Morrison Death

Toni Morrison died on August 5, 2019 at Montefiore Medical Center in New York, after a short illness. She was 88.

Toni Morrison’s publisher Alfred A. Knopf confirmed. “We are profoundly sad to report that Toni Morrison has died at the age of eighty-eight.”

The Morrison family issued the following statement: “It is with profound sadness we share that, following a short illness, our adored mother and grandmother, Toni Morrison, passed away peacefully last night surrounded by family and friends. She was an extremely devoted mother, grandmother, and aunt who reveled in being with her family and friends. The consummate writer who treasured the written word, whether her own, her students or others, she read voraciously and was most at home when writing. Although her passing represents a tremendous loss, we are grateful she had a long, well lived life.

“While we would like to thank everyone who knew and loved her, personally or through her work, for their support at this difficult time, we ask for privacy as we mourn this loss to our family. We will share information in the near future about how we will celebrate Toni’s incredible life.”

Celebrity Deaths 2019

Former President Barack Obama tweeted, “Toni Morrison was a national treasure, as good a storyteller, as captivating, in person as she was on the page. Her writing was a beautiful, meaningful challenge to our conscience and our moral imagination. What a gift to breathe the same air as her, if only for a while.”

Oprah Winfrey wrote on Instagram, “In the beginning was the Word. Toni Morrison took the word and turned it into a Song…of Solomon, of Sula, Beloved, Mercy, Paradise Love, and more. She was our conscience. Our seer. Our truth-teller. She was a magician with language, who understood the Power of words. She used them to roil us, to wake us, to educate us and help us grapple with our deepest wounds and try to comprehend them. It is exhilarating and life-enhancing every time I read and share her work. This pic was her first appearance on the Oprah Show. She was Empress-Supreme among writers. Long may her WORDS reign!”

Slade Morrison Obituary