Thomas Evans Morris, 89, Mt. Juliet, died Wednesday, April 24.
Morris was raised in the Lutheran Orphans’ Home in Oregon, Ohio and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He and his wife owned Morris’ Red and White Store in Alvordton, Ohio. Mr. Morris was employed by General Mill from 1954 until his retirement in 1984. He was preceded in death by his children, Karen Swan and Jon Morris.
He is survived by: wife of 66 years – Ethel Meyer Morris; daughters, Sharon (Ray) Morris and Debra (Keith) Gray; grandchildren, Tom Sheperd, Todd Shupp, Josh Goodrich and Von Doran; great-grandchildren, Brock, Tara, Cody, Trevor, Valerie, Alyssa, Malayna, Denver and Alice
Funeral services were Monday, April 29 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Pastor Rob Simms officiating.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Joy Church, 1019 Charlie Daniels Pkwy., Mt. Juliet, TN 37122.
Visitation was prior to service time Monday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.