Davis E. Morris
Allenhurst - Davis E. Morris, 73, of Allenhurst N.J. And Unionville Pa. passed away on February 15, 2021 at Manor by the Sea Ocean Grove N.J. He was born in Ridley Park Pa. June 16, 1947. He lived in Marcus Hook Pa. until graduating from Media High School. He entered the Army soon after where he served two tours in Vietnam working as an MP and dog handler. After coming home he was employed for a short time in center city Philadelphia, but returned to his first love, horses. Dave spent the next few years with Mr. Stewart's Cheshire Hounds as a whipper-in. The rest of his life he devoted to training and schooling hunter/jumpers and racehorses. He always felt it was a privilege to work with talented riders such as Jeffrey Wells, Liza Towell Boyd, Melvin Dutton, Holly Hays Orlando, to name a few and horses, Monday Morning and Popeye K. He was predeceased by his mother Ida M. Morris. He is survived by his wife , Suzanne, mother-in-law Carmen Nelson, Godchild, JoClair Reiss and many cousins, nieces and nephews and in-laws.
Buckley Funeral Home Asbury Park N.J. Is in charge of arrangements.In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Monmouth County SPCA Eatontown N.J. Or Monmouth countyspca.org
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