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Posted: 17 Jan 2002 11:36AM GMT
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Abner Morris died Thursday, June 10, 1915, at his home in Whiteley Township, aged 73 years. He leaves to survive him his wife, who was Mary J. Stoops, two brothers, Richard Morris, of Morrisville, and David Morris, of Kirby; also two sisters, Sarah J. Stoops and Emma Stickles, of Kirby. Funeral services were held at his late home in Whiteley township, Saturday, June 12, 1915, being in charge of Rev. A. T. Carr.

Pine Bank- Ada F. Morris, 88, of Pine Bank, died yesterday morning in Greene County Memorial Hospital.
She was born August 4, 1888, in New Freeport, daughter of the late Nathaniel and Margaret Wildman.
She spent most of her life in Pine Bank and had lived at the Morris homestead for the past 79 years.
She was a member of the Pine Bank Methodist Church and the Women's Society of the church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John P. Morris, whom she married in 1906.
She is survived by one son, Glen A. Morris of Pine Bank, with whom she resided for many years; one daughter, Kenneth B. "Margaret" Evans, of Harrisburg; one sister, Eva Orndoff of Pine Bank; one foster son, Elmer D. Rush of Colorado Springs, Colo.;two grand children and five great-grandchildren.
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Friends of Ada F. Morris, 88, of Pine Bank, who died Monday morning at Greene County Memorial Hospital, are being received at the William W. Garrison Funeral Home, Waynesburg, from 2-4 and 7-9 PM today and 2-4 and 7-9 Wednesday with service at 1:30 PM Thursday at the funeral home with Rev. Floyd Kelly officiating. Burial will be in Pine Bank Cemetery.

Agnes Donna Morris Anderson, 68, of Circle Street, Mather, died Thursday,
Oct. 5, 1995, in Washington Hospital.
She was born Dec. 24, 1926, in Waynesburg, a daughter of Troy W. Morris and
Anna Gerber Morris.
Mrs. Anderson was a 1946 graduate of Waynesburg High School. She was a
homemaker.
Mrs. Anderson lived in Mather for the last 45 years, and was a member of
Rolling Meadows Church of God in Waynesburg.
She is survived by her husband, Robert O. Anderson, whom she married April 7,
1951; a son, Robert O. Anderson, Jr. of Warner Robins, Ga.; a daughter, Mrs.
Michael "Sharon" Ferrell of Goose Creek, S. C.: six grandchildren, Amy
Anderson, Sharon Anderson, Donna Ferrall, Emily Ferrell, Robert Ferrell and
Christina Ferrell; four sisters, Myrtle Sillik of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, Mrs.
Ralph "Pearle" Key of Jefferson, Mrs. Kenneth "Evelyn" Anderson of Monaca and
Thelma Cumberledge of Waynesburg; and two brothers, Clarence Morris of
Baltimore, Md., and Allen Morris of Waynesburg.
Deceased are two sisters, Eleanor Morris and Marjorie Morris; and two
brothers, Arthur Morris and Raymond Morris.
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Friends of Agnes Donna Anderson of Circle Street, Mather, who died Thursday,
Oct. 5, 1995, will be received from 7 to 9 PM Saturday and 2 to 4 PM and 7 to 9 PM Sunday in the Behm Funeral Home Inc., Route 188, Jefferson, where
services will be held at 11 AM Monday, October 9, with the Rev. Marcus Tanner
officiating. Interment in Greene County Memorial Park.

Albert E. Morris, 57, of E. Walnut Street, Waynesburg, died at 3:30 a.m. Wednesday, August 26, 1964, in the Greene County Memorial Hospital following a long illness.
A well-known painting contractor, he was born August 24, 1907, in Jackson Township near Ryerson Station to the late Elijah A. and Mary Kinney Morris.
Surviving are his wife Helen Duvall Morris; a daughter, Mrs. Sherman “Mary Emma”
Roberts, Jr. of Waynesburg; two sons, Albert and Mark R., both of Waynesburg; eight children; three sisters, Mrs. Benson Moniger of Aleppo, Mrs. Thomas L. Martin of Bristoria and Mrs. Melvin Headley of Waynesburg and two brothers, Ward of Cameron, W.Va., and John F. of Waynesburg. Two brothers are deceased.
For the past several years, he has been associated with his sons in a paint and floor covering store in Waynesburg.
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Friends of Albert E. Morris, of Waynesburg, who died Wednesday, Aug. 26, 1964 are being received in the Mariner and Milliken Funeral Home, N. Maiden St., Waynesburg where services will be held at 1 PM Saturday with Rev. Elmer McCormick and Rev. R. Jones in charge. Burial in Green Mount Cemetery.
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I also have the card of thanks that was in the newspaper from the family.

Albert Harold “Hal” Morris, 64, of Van Nuys, California and formerly of Washington, who died July 15, 1990, in Van Nuys, after a six month illness...I have rest of obit.

Waynesburg- Albert Ivan Morris, 70, of 714 E. Greene St., Waynesburg died at 8 AM Tuesday, May 4, 1982, in Greene County Memorial Hospital. Although not in the best of health, death was unexpected.
He was born Oct. 7, 1911 at Garards Fort, a son of the late Jasper and Nellie Minor Morris.
His wife, Merle Nelson Morris, whom he married March 29, 1932, survives.
Spending his early life in Garards Fort, he resided in Waynesburg since 1926.
He was a well-known building contractor, having retired in 1969. He was a member of the Washington Street United Methodist Church, belonging to the John Wesley Sunday school class and the administrative board; the Waynesburg Lodge 153, F & AM: Gourgas Lodge of Perfection; Pennsylvania Consistory 32nd Degree; Syria Temple AAONMS and a member and past president of the Waynesburg Lions Club.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a brother, Edward K. Morris of Wooster, Ohio; a niece and two nephews.
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Friends of Albert Ivan Morris, of 714 E. Greene St., Waynesburg, who died Tuesday, May 4, 1982, will be received at the Glise E. Mariner and Samuel A. Milliken Funeral Home, 197 N. Maiden St., Waynesburg, from 7 to 9 PM Wednesday and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM Thursday, where services will be held at 11 AM Friday, with the Rev. Ralph Brownfield and the Rev. William Miller officiating. Interment will be held in Greene County Memorial Park. The Waynesburg Lions Club will make a visitation to the funeral home at 7:30 PM Wednesday.

Waynesburg- Alfred "Alf" Morris, 62, of 44 E. Lincoln St., Waynesburg, died Monday, June 16 at the Greene County Memorial Hospital. He had been seriously ill for the past several days.
He was born Nov. 20, 1912 in Franklin Township, the son of the late J. Herman and Essie Belfor Morris.
He is survived by his wife, Louise Willard Morris, whom he married on Nov. 16, 1935. Also surviving is one sister, Mrs. Ken "Ruth" Coy of Springfield, Ohio, two nieces, Mrs. Barbara Kettner of Tipp City, Ohio and Mrs. Connie Blair of Waynesburg and one nephew, Terry Morris of Waynesburg. One brother,Sam, was killed during World War 11.
He had lived in the Waynesburg area for many years. He was a graduate of Waynesburg High School and was a member of the First United Methodist Church. He was a World War 11 veteran, having served with the 29th infantry in the European Theater. He received a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart in the conflict. He was a member of the James Ferrell American Legion Post No. 330, VFW Post No. 4793 and Disabled American Veterans Post No. 123. He was a retired rural mail carrier and served for over 25 years.
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Friends of Alfred "Alf" Morris, 62, of Waynesburg, who died Monday, June 16 at the Greene County Memorial Hospital, will be received at the Mariner and Milliken Funeral Home, Waynesburg, on Tuesday from 7 to 9 PM and on Wednesday from 3 to 9 PM Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1 P.M. with the Rev. J. W. Lofgren officiating. Interment will take place at the Greene County Memorial Park, where grave side military services will be conducted.

Alice Morris, 73, of West Finley RD 2, died Saturday, March 6, 1971, in Washington Hospital after an illness of several weeks. I have rest of obituary.

Alice S. Keigley Morris, 78, of Waynesburg RD 4, formerly of Rogersville, died at 8:30 PM Friday, Oct. 25, 1991, in the Bialko Rest Home, Waynesburg, after a lengthy illness. I have rest of obit.

Andrea Morris m. Dominick DeFabbo, Jr. Aug. 14, 1993, I have article.

Amy Joe Morris, m. John Thomas 2 PM Nov. 1, 1993, I have article.

Andrew A. Morris, 53, of Moundsville, W. Va., formerly of Greene County, was killed in a two-car accident near here Saturday and two other persons were injured. I have rest of obit.

Mrs. Anna L. Morris, 45, wife of Troy Morris, of Waynesburg, RD 6, died at 8:05 AM Tuesday, Jan. 17, 1950, at her home following a lingering illness.
A lifelong resident of the Waynesburg community, she was born Nov. 1, 1904, in Waynesburg, a daughter of Marion and Sarah Rush Gaber, who survive. She attended the Nazarene Sunday School. Besides her husband and parents she leaves six daughters and three sons; Myrtle, Evely, Agnes, Thelma, Eleanor, Mrs. Pearl Keys, Arthur, Clarence and Allen, all at home; one grandchild; three sisters, Miss Ica Gaber of Waynesburg, Mrs. Ella Shoup of Dunns Station, and Mrs. Vista Hoffman of Waynesburg, and two brothers, W. H. Garber of Washingtom, Pa., and Herman Garber of Waynesburg.

Anna L. Taylor Morris, 83, of RD 4, Washington, died 1:30 PM Wed., March 2, 1983, at Greene Co., Memorial Hospital. I have rest of obit.

Artie McCullough Morris, 90, of Holbrook, RD 1 died at ?? AM Wednesday, April ??, 1978, at the Greene County Memorial Hospital, after a long illness. I have rest of obit.

Arthur Morris, Jr. m. Regina Joyce Hoge, of RD 5, Waynesburg, I have article

Audrey O. Morris, 68, of RD 1, Holbrook, died Monday, July 2, 1979, at 11:45 a.m. in Greene County Memorial Hospital following a long illness.
Born February 7, 1911, in Wetzel County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Selzy and Elizabeth Rhome McMasters.
On June 2, 1930, she married her husband Floyd Pete Morris, who died February 12, 1974. She resided most of her life in Jackson Township.
Surviving are four daughters; Velma Morris and Emma Tuttle of Waynesburg; Jesse Morris, of Clarksville, and Mrs. Fred “Ethel” Phillips of New Freeport.
She is also survived by four sons; Russell Morris, of Berholz, Ohio, Floyd K. Morris, of RD 1 Sycamore, Junior Morris, of Hanoverton, Ohio, and George Morris of Holbrook.
One brother, Asa McMasters of RD 4, Waynesburg, 14 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter also survive.
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Friends of Audrey O. Morris, 68, who died Monday, July 2, 1979, will be received from 7 to 9 Tuesday and 2 to and 7 to 9 Wednesday at the Robert L. Lantz Funeral Home in Rogersville, where funeral services will be held Thursday at ? A. M. with the Rev. Harold Zook and Mary Elizabeth Zook officiating. Burial will be in Centennial Cemetery.

Blanche Whyte Morris, 65, of 818 Ewing Street, Washington, died at 7:30 AM Monday, September 6, 1971, at Washington Hospital, following a long illness. I have rest of obit.

Bobbie Morris engaged to Gary Wayne Hammon

Funeral Home Card Information
Byron S. Morris
DATE OF BIRTH October 8, 1909
DATE OF DEATH September 29, 1967
PLACE AND TIME OF SERVICES Monday, October 2, 1967, Watkins Funeral Home
2:00 PM
CLERGYMAN Rev. E. Lacy Van Norman
PLACE OF INTERMENT Champlin Cemetery
ARRANGEMENTS BY Watkins Funeral Home, Westfield, Pa.
comment: Byron Morris was the husband of Ruth Hoy.

Mrs. Carrie C. Morris, 73, widow of Milton R. Morris and widely known in Whiteley Township, died Tuesday, March 2, 1948 at 4:40 PM, in Greene County Memorial Hospital. She was stricken ill Sunday evening and was admitted to the hospital yesterday morning.
A lifelong resident of Whiteley Township, she was born July 16, 1874, a daughter of the late Henry and Nancy Fuller Zimmerman. She was married Oct. 31, 1891, to Milton R. Morris, prominent Whiteley Township farmer, who preceded her in death a few years ago. Mrs. Morris had been a member of the Fordyce Methodist Church since early in life.
Surviving are two daughters and two sons: Mrs. Jesse Shultz, of Waynesburg, RD 2; Mrs. Emily Rose, of Waynesburg, RD 4; Allen Kenneth Morris, of Greensboro Star Route, and Harold Morris, of Waynesburg, RD 2. One son Ross, is deceased. She also leaves 16 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; one brother, Melvin Zimmerman, of Greensboro Star Route, and two sisters, Mrs. Oma F. Cree, of Carmichaels, RD 2, and Mrs. Arleigh J. Murdock of Greensboro Star Route.
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Funeral services for Mrs. Carrie C. Morris, widow of Milton R. Morris, of Waynesburg, RD 2, who died Tuesday, March 2, 1948, will be held at the family residence Friday, March 5, at 2 PM, With the Rev. H. Ernest McNeely in charge. Burial will be in the Morris family burial ground. Friends will be received at the family home after 6 p.m. today “Wednesday”. Samuel P. Weaver, funeral director

Mrs. Cassie C. Morris, 76, of Greensboro RD 1, formerly of Holbrook, died Friday evening, Jan. 8, 1969 at 8:40 in Greene County Memorial Hospital. Although she was not in the best of health her death was unexpected.
She was born Oct. 2, 1883, the daughter of Abraham and Laura Adam Stahl, both deceased. Most of her life was spent in Greene County. She was a member of the Bristoria Presbyterian Church.
In addition to her husband W. Caldwell Morris, whom she married in 1909, she is survived by sons, Barney of Hadley, Doris of Washington, Carl of Portsville, N.Y., Lawrence of Piney Fork, Ohio, Samuel of Buffalo, N.Y., and William of Bebolt, Ohio; daughters, Mrs. Lloyd “Margaret” Jacobs of Cameron, W.Va., Mrs. Burns “Goldie” Wise of Greensboro, Mrs. Carl “Sylvia” Thomas of Holbrook; 51 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren. Two brothers, William Stahl of Pomma, Cal., and Samuel Stahl of Allenport, Pa., and one sister, Mrs. Rose Fields of Perryopolis, also survive. Three sisters and two brothers are deceased.

Charles D. “Nick” Morris, 81, RD 2, Waynesburg, died Thursday, June 21, 1979, at 2:30 PM in the West Virginia University Medical Center following a short illness.
Morris was a retired farmer and a maintenance employee for Greene County when he died. Born May 23, 1898, in Whiteley Township, he was the son of the late A. J. and Missouri Goodwin Morris. On Dec. 26, 1942, he married his wife, Beulah Glover Morris, who survives.
A lifetime resident of Whiteley Township, Morris was a member of Fordyce United Methodist Church, the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 461 in Waynesburg and BPOE 757 of the Waynesburg Elks.
Surviving in addition to his wife, are his brother, Thomas H. Morris of Carmichaels; two sisters, Mrs. Russell “Mary” Scott of Waynesburg and Mrs. Byron “Helen” Gordon of Monongahela; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother, John Morris, Jr. and two step-sisters, Mrs. Alice Kuhl and Grace Morris.
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Friends of Charles D. “Nick” Morris, 81, of RD 2, Waynesburg, who died Thursday, June 21, 1971, will be received from 7 to 9 PM Friday, June 22 and from 2 to 9 PM Saturday June 23 at Frank J. Behm Funeral Home in Waynesburg, where funeral services will?

Charles Harvey Morris, 16, of RD2, West Finley, died Sunday near his home in West Finley Twp., Washington County. I have rest of obituar.

Charles Howard Morris, 68, of 775 N. West St., Waynesburg, died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 1980, at 7:45 AM at the home . I have rest of obituary.

Ordained Assemblies of God minister
The Rev. Charles S. Morris, 88, of Mt. Morris RD 1, died at 10:45 PM Monday, January 17, 2000, at his home, following a 10-year illness.
He was born January 1, 1912, in Fordyce, a son of Jay and Ora Stephens Morris.
Mr. Morris had lived in Mt. Morris the past 52 years, where he was a member of Mt. Morris Gospel Tabernacle Assemblies of God Church.
He was an ordained Assemblies of God minister and pastor of the Poland Mines Assemblies of God Church from 1949 to 1963. He then served as an evangelist from 1963 to 1969 and then pastor of the Romney Assemblies of God Church in West Virginia from 1969 to 1975, when he retired from full-time ministry. He served as deacon at Mt. Morris Gospel Tabernacle Assembly of God Church and served as a fill-in minister when needed as long as his health permitted. He was a carpenter.
On August 3, 1929, he married Louisa Evelyn Lemley, who died March 12, 1997.
Surviving are a daughter, Norma L. Eddy of Core, W. Va.; four sons, William Richard Morris and Harry O. Morris, both of Manassas, Va., Charles Wesley Morris of Mt. Morris and David W. Morris of Morgantown, W. Va.; 18 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
His close friend, Alice Raber of Mt. Morris, helped take care of Mr. Morris during his decline of health.
Deceased are two brothers, Eldred and Donald Morris.
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MORRIS - Friends of the Rev. Charles S. Morris of Mt. Morris RD1, who died Monday, January 17, 2000, will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM Thursday in Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home Inc., Ellsworth and Rt. 19, Mt. Morris. Mr. Morris will lie in state at Mt. Morris Gospel Tabernacle Assemblies of God Church from 10 to 11 AM., the hour of services, Friday, January 21, with the Revs. Fred Tomlinson and Chester Tennant officiating. Interment will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Mt. Morris. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Mt. Morris Gospel Tabernacle Assemblies of God Church, Mt. Morris, Pa.15349.

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