Mary Lou Morris

Mary Lou Morris

LINCOLNTON, GA: Mary Morris, 77, formerly of Lancaster, Ohio passed away on December 31, 2012. Daughter of the late Frank and Laura Eden Ailes, she was born in Lancaster, Ohio and lived in Lancaster most of her life. Toward the end of a lingering illness she resided in Lincolnton, Georgia with her daughter, Shirley Courtright.

She was preceeded in death by her husband, Charles A. Morris; and five children, Roberta "Bobbie" Singleton, James Morris, Mark Morris Sr, Kimberly Miller and Lauranette Morris.

Suvivors include a son, Charles "Sonny" Morris of Amanda, Ohio; two daughters, Shirley Courtright of Lincolnton, Georgia and Cindy Myers of Lancaster, Ohio, as well as a brother, Walter Ailes, and a sister, Ruth Moore both of Ohio; she is also survived by three grandchildren, Christopher, Skyler and Cody Miller, whom she raised from a young age; numerous other grandchildren, great- grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren along with family members and friends remain to remember her.

Many will mourn the loss of this caring, giving and loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. The world has lost a kind, generous soul whose thoughts were always of others first.

Please visit to sign the guestbook Beggs Funeral Home, 200 May Avenue, Lincolnton, GA 30817.

A private graveside service was held.

Published in the Lancaster Eagle-Gazette on Jan. 11, 2013