William "Moose" Morris

May 12, 1932 ~ May 29, 2019 (age 87)

William “Moose” Morris


Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm Friday May 31, 2019 at Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Chapel for William “Moose” Morris, age 87, of Hokes Bluff, who passed away on Wednesday May 29, 2019. Rev. Chris Walker will officiate.  Burial will follow at Crestwood Cemetery.  Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Funeral Home and Cemetery is in charge of services.


Bill was a graduate of Hokes Bluff High School Class of 1950.


He is preceded in death by his parents: AJ and Etta Morris; beloved granddaughter: Jerica Nicole Atwell; brother: Clyde Morris.


He is survived by his wife: Burma Gilliland Morris; daughter: Virjean (AL) Atwell;son: Virgil (Jessica) Morris; grandson: Jared (Lisa) Atwell; sisters: Betty Wells, Barbara (Randell) Gilley; step great grandsons: Drew Pemberton and daughter Georgia Claire; Josh Knowles and his son Harper Knowles; chosen granddaughter: Christie (Nathan) Abercrombie; chosen great grandchildren: Peyton and Charleigh Abercrombie and a host of nieces and nephews.


Pallbearers will be grandson Jared Atwell, nephews, and Lane Talley.


Special thanks to Pro Health Home Health and Hospice.


In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Cross Creek Community Church Building Fund.


Visitation will be Friday at the funeral home from 1 to 2 pm.


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