Linwood A. Morris

VANCEBORO - Mr. Linwood A. Morris, 67, died Thursday, July 25, 2013.

The funeral service will be conducted Sunday at 3 p.m. in the West Vanceboro Church of God. Mr. Morris, a native of Craven County, was a lifelong resident of the Vanceboro community, and a graduate of Farm Life High School. He was the owner and operator of L.A. Morris Construction Company, and attended West Vanceboro Church of God. Mr. Morris was a member of the Vanceboro Masonic Lodge No. 433 A.F. and A.M. and the Vanceboro Hunting Club.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mrs. Minnie Morris; and a sister, Frances Hudson.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Brenda Anderson Morris; daughter, Alesia M. Midgette and husband, Johnny; sons, Travis L. Morris and Troy L. Morris, all of Vanceboro; grandchildren, Chelsea and Emily Midgette, Montana, George and Matthew Morris; father, Archie Morris; and a sister, Connie M. Lilly, both of Vanceboro.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Wilkerson Funeral Home in Vanceboro.

Memorial contributions may be made to Wilkerson Funeral Home to assist the family.

Online condolences at

Funeral Home

Wilkerson Funeral Home
608 Farm Life Avenue Vanceboro, NC 28586
(252) 244-0770

Published in Sun Journal from July 27 to July 30, 2013