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Lucy Durham Morris

(JACKSONVILLE) The funeral for Lucy Durham Morris, 86, of Jacksonville will be Sunday, Nov. 6, 2022, at 3 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Roanoke. Burial will follow at Cedarwood Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the church before the service from 1to 3 p.m. on Sunday.

Mrs. Morris passed away Monday, Oct. 31, in Jacksonville.

Mrs. Morris was born in Hokes Bluff on May 9, 1936. She was the daughter of J.W. “Bill” and Vernon Stewart Durham. Mrs. Morris was a member of First United Methodist Church of Roanoke and worked as a teacher for Roanoke City Schools. She was an active member of the Pilot Club, Jacksonville Garden Club, Joy Quilt Guild, United Methodist Women and the Magnolia Garden Club of Roanoke.

Pallbearers will be Britt Morris, Sam Jones, Douglas Morris, Shane Everett,

Jeremy Tidwell, Zac McCumber, Jordan Bass, and Josh Everett.

Survivors include her daughters, Ann Jones (Jim) and Frances Morris, both of Jacksonville; sons, Wayne Morris (Jan) of Anniston and William Morris (Jill) of Roanoke; eight grandchildren, Stacy Morris, Bethany Tidwell, Sam Jones, Jacque McCumber, Britt Morris, Ashley Bass, Douglas Morris and Heather Morris; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and sister, Mary Roberts (James) of Jacksonville. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Hugh Lee Morris; and daughter, Alice Morris.

In lieu of flowers, the family would like for donations to be made in Mrs. Lucy’s or her great-granddaughter, Emmery’s, honor at www.kif1a.org/get-involved/donate. Please include the following email so that the family can thank those who gave: w.britt.morris@gmail.com. Online condolences may be expressed at www.quattlebaumfuneralhome.com.

Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.

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