Mary E. Morris, age 91, of Dallas, GA., passed away on February 1, 2019 peacefully at Wellstar Paulding nursing and rehab unit. She was born on May 28, 1927 in Sandtown, AL., to the late Ben and Lillie Elsberry. Mrs. Morris loved her church and was a faithful member of Yorkville Baptist Church in Rockmart, GA. She greatly enjoyed shopping, bingo and visiting with her children and family. Mrs. Morris is preceded in death by her beloved husband, J.B. Morris, son, Gary Morris, 6 brothers; W.A. Elsberry, Doyal Elsberry, Ivey Elsberry, James Elsberry, Marvin Elsberry, and Lewis Elsberry, as well as her 2 sisters; Louise Gamel, and Mattie Lee Gulledge.
Survivors include her son, Mike Morris of New Georgia, GA., daughter in law, Brenda Morris of Dallas, Ga., brother, Howell (Burma) Elsberry of Rockmart, GA., Grandchildren; Wendi (Shane) Graves, Amy (Jason) Lanham, 3 great grandchildren, her special nephew, Larry Cole and several other nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mrs. Morris will be held on Sunday, February 3, 2019 from the Clark Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00 PM with Brother Brian Carroll officiating. Interment will follow the service at Yorkville Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, February 3, 2019 from 11:00 AM until the service begins at 2:00 PM.
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