Georgia Morris, 77, of El Centro passed away on January 30, 2021. She was born on April 7, 1943 in El Centro. For more than 40 years Georgia worked in the medical field. At least 21 of those years was for the El Centro Regional Medical Center (ECRMC). She started as a Nurse's Assistant and worked her way up to Licensed Vocational Nurse after obtaining her Associate of Arts degree in Nursing from Imperial Valley College in June 1980. After leaving ECRMC she went on to work for 2 skilled nursing facilities. Her last 10 years of work were spent as a Home Health Care Nurse before she finally decided to retire. As an avid seamstress, Georgia enjoyed spending some of her free time sewing. She made most of her clothes during her teen and young adult years. More recently she took to making little outfits (with matching headbands) for her great granddaughter, Miss Aaliyah. She also added "jewelry maker" to her craft repertoire. Georgia was a woman of deep faith who grew up in the church. She was taken to church by her mother as a child and teenager. She believed in Jehovah and Jesus Christ as the ransom sacrifice. All who knew her knew of her love for and faith in Jehovah God. Georgia was preceded in death by her husband, Freddie Ray Morris; brother, Milton C. Harper; parents, Paul and Josephine Harper; She is survived by her, brother, Freddie Watson (Katrina); children, Deegra Savage (Daniel) and Merritt Morris (Michelle); grandchildren, Brianna Morris, David Savage and Sierra Morris; great-grandchildren Aaliyah and Nathan Morales; A host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Zoom Virtual Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, February 13, 2021 at 1 p.m. Burial will be held Monday, March 8th at 9:30 a.m. at Riverside National Cemetery 22495 Van Buren Blvd Riverside, CA 92518.
Published in Imperial Valley Press Online from Feb. 11 to Feb. 12, 2021.