Grace Morris, 87, of Eldorado passed away at 8:37 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Fountainview Nursing Home in Eldorado.
Grace was born December 25, 1924, in Springerton to the late Elmer and Lily (Young) Wells. She married John W. Morris who preceded her in death in August of this year. She was a seamstress at the Harrisburg Manufacturing Company for over 20 years. She was active in the Saline County Republican Women's Association. She loved to cook and her family always came before anything else. She is survived by two daughters, Beverly (Mart) Watson and Karen (Dean) Stucker of Galatia; a daughter-in-law, Cindy Morris of Harrisburg; brothers, Dean (Becky) Wells of Fla., Harold (Lois) Wells of Ariz.; sisters, Mildred Cornwell of Ky., Dorothy McGhee of Ind., Hazel (Jim) Hayden of Indiana; grandchildren, Dennis (Joyce) Watson of Harrisburg, Tammy (Eric Cantrell) Davis of Eldorado, Brian (Heather) Morris of Marion, Sherrie (Amy) Morris of St. Louis, Mo., Kevin (Danny) Stucker of Harrisburg, Nathaniel Morris of Harrisburg, Eric (Theresa) Glass of Missouri, Andrea (Jeff) Miller of Harrisburg, 10 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband Grace was preceded in death by a son, Lindale Morris; brothers, Howard, Thomas, Clyde, Hayward and Virgil; and sisters, Ruth Brown and infant Martha Wells.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday Nov. 21, 2012, at Colonial Terrace Funeral home with the Rev. Walter Baker officiating. Burial will be in Wolf Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and will be accepted at the funeral home.
Condolences and expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family via the website www.colonialterracefuneralhome.com