Minnie Virginia Morris

VANCEBORO - Mrs. Minnie Virginia Morris, 90, died Wednesday, April 3, 2013.

The funeral service will be conducted Saturday at 3:30 p.m. in the Tabernacle Holiness Church. Burial will follow in Celestial Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Morris, a native of Craven County, had lived most of her life in the Piney Neck community. She was a charter member of the Tabernacle Holiness Church. A loving mother and grandmother, Mrs. Morris was a friend to all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Frances Morris Hudson.

She is survived by her husband of 75 years, Archie Morris; son, Linwood A. "Bud" Morris and wife Brenda, daughter, Connie Lilly and husband James, all of Vanceboro; grandchildren, Virgil Hudson and wife, Rose, Rex and Brent Lilly, Alesia Midgette and husband, Johnny, Travis Morris and Troy Morris and wife, Tammy; great-grandchildren, Noah, Jacob and Luke Lilly, Emily and Chelsea Midgette, Matthew, Montana and George Morris; and four step great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:30 -3:30 pm at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Tabernacle Holiness Church, 435 Howell Street Vanceboro, NC 28586.

Online condolences at www.wilkersonfuneralhome.com.

Published in Sun Journal from Apr. 5 to Apr. 8, 2013