Joseph P. MORRIS Sr.

Family-Placed Death Notice

MORRIS, Sr., Joseph P. Joseph P. Morris, Sr. of Peachtree City, GA died Thursday, January 31, 2013 at Christian City in Union City, GA. A native of central New York, Mr. Morris was an Air Force veteran serving during the Korean War. He worked as a pharmacist after graduating from the Albany College of Pharmacy in Albany, NY. He owned and operated his own drug store in Sherrill, NY for nearly 20 years. Joe and his wife Mary, moved to Peachtree City, GA in October 1995 where they have been active members of Holy Trinity Catholic Church. He was a member of the American Legion and an active member of the Kiwanis, serving two terms as president. He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Mary C. Morris; sons David Morris & wife Mary of Baltimore, MD, Joseph Morris, Jr. & wife Barbara of Peachtree City GA, Richard Morris & wife Edwina of Orlando, FL; brother Victor Morris of Chadwicks, NY and 8 grandchildren. Joseph, III, Sarah, Timothy, Larkin, Wyatt, Christopher, Mitchell and Remy. A memorial service will be held on Monday, February 4, 2013 at 11:00 AM at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Peachtree City, GA. A second memorial service will be held in upstate New York prior to his burial in Clayville, New York. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to EXCEL, c/o Sister Elizabeth Brown, 206 Monroe Street, Okalona, MS 38860 or St. Patrick's School, c/o Peg Brown, 354 Elizabeth Street, Oneida, NY 13421. Carl J. Mowell & Son, Peachtree City, GA 770-487-3959

Funeral Home

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home
200 Robinson Road  Peachtree City, GA 30269
(770) 487-3959

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Feb. 3, 2013