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Alfred Edison Morris Sr.

1932 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
Alfred Edison Morris Sr. Obituary
Alfred Edison Morris, Sr.

August 1, 1932 - June 9, 2018


Alfred Edison Morris, Sr., 85, passed away peacefully at home on June 9, 2018.

A native of Wilson County, Alfred was born on August 1, 1932 to the late George Robert and Neta Winborne Morris. He served his country proudly for 4 years in the US Air Force. Following his service, he became a Raleigh Police officer where he served 34 years, retiring in 1983. He was an avid sportsman and loved fishing, baseball, and hunting. Above all else he loved his family.

A graveside service will be held Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 12:30pm, at Pinecrest Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 11-12 at McLaurin Funeral Home, 12830 US 70 Bus. HWY W, Clayton, NC 27520.

Alfred is survived by his wife Dorothy Blake Morris; daughter, Carol Lasitter, of Rolesville; son, Alfred Edison Morris, Jr. and wife, Kim, of Morehead City; grandchildren, Lauren Morris McNeill and husband, Allen and Alfred Edison Morris, III; great grandson, Grayson Allen McNeill; as well as several nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to his parents, Alfred was preceded in death by 8 brothers and 3 sisters, and son in law, Andrew Lasitter.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Millbrook United Methodist Church, 1712 E. Millbrook Road, Raleigh, NC 27609.
Published in The News & Observer on June 11, 2018
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