Joy Morris, 78, of Sedalia, passed away Saturday, November 9, 2013, at Warsaw Health and Rehabilitation Center.
She was born July 29, 1935, in Kansas City, daughter of Charles and Gladys Arlene Whitworth Jordan. On April 29, 1952, in Sedalia, she married Robert Keith Morris, who survives of the home.
Joy enjoyed watching sports, eating chocolate and baking. She enjoyed being a homemaker and mother, and loved being a grandmother.
In addition to her husband, survivors include two daughters, Joy Burnum (Dale), of Bossier City, LA, and Susan Tanner (Glenn), of Sedalia; one grandson; five great-grandchildren; and a brother, J.D. Lilly, of Calhoun.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and one sister.
Graveside services will be at 12:00 p.m. Tuesday at Crown Hill Cemetery, with Father Mark Miller officiating.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Sedalia Animal Shelter, in care of Heckart Funeral Home.
Heckart Funeral Home
903 South Ohio Avenue
Sedalia, MO 65301
Published in SedaliaDemocrat.com on Nov. 11, 2013