David Jason Morris, Jr.
Salisbury - David J. Morris, Jr. "Carrot Top" 76, passed away Friday, July 30, 2021 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Salisbury.
Born and raised in Salisbury, he was the son of the late David Jason Morris, Sr. and Frances Wooten. Mr. Morris attended Wicomico High School. He especially loved his shop classes and working on cars. He became a carpenter by trade, and built many of the houses in the area. He met Marjorie Armentrout 1973, then they married in 1975. He had his country band "Carrot Top and Country Pride" that played at many different events throughout the years. He enjoyed participating in a number of charity events where he acted as the MC and auctioneer, including the MDA Jerry Lewis Telethon for ten years at Buddy Shell.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Morris is preceded in death by an infant daughter Sandra Lynn Morris, an infant grandson John Michael "JJ" Tatum, Jr., and three brothers. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 46 years, Marjorie, "Woman" Morris; children, Carla (Bobby) Long, Christina (Buddy) Bozman, Nicole Twiford, and Shannon (John) Tatum. He also leaves to mourn 6 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Funeral Services will take place at 11:00a.m. on Saturday, August 7, 2021 at Bounds Funeral Home in Salisbury. Pastor Kevin Wackett will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services. Interment will follow in Springhill Memory Gardens in Hebron. Please visit: www.boundsfuneralhome.com
to share memories and messages with the family. Donations may be made in Mr. Morris' name to the Powellville Fire Dept.
Published by The Daily Times from Aug. 2 to Aug. 4, 2021.