SUNSHINE SAMMY (FREDERICK ERNEST) MORRISON
DEC. 20, 1912 - JULY 24, 1989
Ernie Morrison died of cancer at the age of 76.
May he rest in peace.
THE FIRST BLACK CHILD MOVIE STAR
ONE OF THE ORIGINAL "OUR GANG" CAST MEMBERS
BEST KNOWN FOR HIS ROLE AS "SCRUNO"
IN THE EAST SIDE KIDS MOVIES
PLAYED IN OVER 70 FILMS
In 1987, two years before his death, Ernie "Sunshine Sammy" Morrison
was inducted into the Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame.