Dr. Winston G. Morrow, BASc, PHD, DC, BCIM, DAAIM, FAAIM, of Seguin, passed away on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at the age of 77. He was born on March 8, 1940 in Durant, Oklahoma, to Irillia Ann (Morris) and Horace Clifton Morrow.
Winston G. Morrow, (Retired) previously practiced as a PHD, DC, BCIM, DAAIM, FAAIM, with over 38 years of research, formulation and experience in applied clinical nutrition and was on the senior editorial board of Harvard Medical Schools/Natural Standard-The Authority in Alternative, Integrative and Complementary Medicine for over 15 years. He was also on the senior editorial board of Natural Medicine's comprehensive database for a while before retiring. And also contributed to the Douglas Labs E-Advisory Board.
Dr. Morrow was a past member of The American Holistic Medical Association and a past member of the American Botanical Council. He was also Board Certified in Integrative Medicine as well as becoming a Diplomate of the American Association of Integrative Medicine and was recently nominated as a "Fellow" to the AAIM in recognition for his professional qualifications and contributions to the field of integrative medicine. Dr. Morrow was also certified by the American Academy of Pain Management with a Masters Certification in the American Medical Association's Permanent Impairment Examination and Credible Medical Fact Finding.
Dr. Morrow completed a very intensive course in Blood Banking at the Yakima Regional Blood Bank and received his training in clinical chemistry and hematology at Kadlec Methodist Hospital primarily working in the ER and NICU. His practice as a Chiropractic Family Physician included minor surgery, Proctology, Ob/Gyn, Urology, Pediatrics, and Geriatrics.
His pre-medical adventure began as a radioisotope chemical analyst working for Isochem at the Hanford Atomic Energy facilities in Richland, Washington. Due to a radiation over-exposure event, he was transferred to Battelle Northwest Laboratories. This was the impetus that stimulated the research side of his brain. Working with Dr. Elias Tombropoulos in the field of lung lipid research gave him an opportunity to explore the marvels of intracellular biochemistry.
Dr. Morrow was the last recipient of the coveted Atomic Energy Commission Achievement Award/Scholarship due in part to his research and innovation in the field of radiation biology and inhalation toxicology.
Dr. Morrow was also an Ordained Minister of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, with ministerial charge and spent 1 year preaching in Mexico, praying for the sick and teaching in impoverished schools.
Dr. Morrow decided to dedicate the rest of his life sharing God's Biblical Health Principles. GodsHealingPrinciples.com is Dr. Morrow's personal web-site dedicated to providing God-based and scientifically supported health concepts/practices from mainstream medicine to holistic principles in a "not for profit" format utilizing only the highest quality professional-grade supplements for his followers and friends. Dr. Morrow understands the significance of contaminants allowed in food grade products and their negative impact on environmentally sensitive individuals and persons with propensities toward allergic triggers and inflammatory reactions. The essentials for optimum cellular health are addressed along with the best dietary concepts to promote optimum physical and mental health that promote systemic health and longevity by stimulating the body's "built-in" healing mechanisms. To this end God's Healing Principles is dedicated!
Dr. Morrow proudly served 3 years in the Army as a guided missile and nuclear warhead specialist and during that time represented the Army as a swimmer, breaking an unofficial World record in the 200 freestyle and also placed 2nd runner-up in the Army pistol championships. He earned numerous "Black-belts" in Shudokan Karate, Diato-ryu Aiki Jutsu, Aikido and taught soldiers, state police and other law enforcement personnel self-defense and situation awareness.
Dr. Morrow was preceded in death by his father and son, David Morrow.
Survivors include his loving wife of 15 years CJ Morrow, mother, siblings, Edsel Morrow and wife Bea, Vina Silasi, and Carolyn and husband Arch Moseley; children, Zoe Faure and husband Tyren, Sheena Clark and husband Derek, James Morrow, Jack Morrow and wife Jerri, John Morrow and wife Callie, Marston Morrow and wife Vicky, Robert Morrow and wife Cleo, Michael Morrow and wife Becca, and Craig Morrow; 18 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, as well as his loyal canine companions, Sheba and Sago.
Dr. Winston Morrow was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He had the kindest heart, devoted his life to helping others when they were in need and his memory will continue to remind us all what a wonderful person can be. Winston lived his life doing what he loved and will be in our hearts forever.
A Funeral Service will be held at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery (1520 Harry Wurzbach Rd, San Antonio, TX 78209) on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 1:45 p.m., in which Military Honors will be rendered.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorial contributions be made to:
God's Healing Principles in care of: Palmer Mortuary & Cremations.
Funeral Arrangements are under the care of Palmer Mortuary and Cremations, 1116 N. Austin Street, Seguin, Texas 78155; 830.379.9430. Please log on to www.palmermortuary.com to sign and view the register book.