Millie Margaret Morris, 94, of Earlysville,
passed away peacefully Monday, April 20, 2015 at the
University of Virginia Hospital. She was born on
October 11, 1920 in Greene County, VA to the late
Ashbey J. and Mamie Shifflett.
Millie was employed at Morton frozen food in
Crozet, Virginia until retirement. Her family
resided in Baltimore, MD for a period of time until
they purchased their farm in Earlysville, Va.
She is survived by her sons, Nelson Morris of
Scottsville VA and Leon and Brenda Morris of
Chattanooga, TN; sister Rebecca J. “Peggy” Shifflett
and her husband Edgar L. “Buster” of
Charlottesville, VA; three grandkids, Timothy of
Jacksonville, FL, Michael of McMinnville, TN and
Ronald Wayne Morris of Ruckersville, VA; 9 great-
grandkids and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank Linda Brown, her
niece, who mom thought of as a daughter for her
tender loving care and to Blue Ridge Pace, Trinity
Mission, UVA Hospital, Doctors, Nurses, Staff and
employees for their loving care of our mother
In addition to her parents she was preceded in
death by her husband, Elvin, sons Ronald and Leroy;
granddaughter Amy Johnson; 6 sisters, Ressie, Kero,
Reda Frances Miller, Ruby Ogle, Artena M Brown,
Norma Paquin and Rose Ingram; and 5 brothers,
Oliver, Andrew, Pat, Ben J. and Ashbey J Shifflett,
The family receive friends on Wednesday, April
22, 2015 from 4pm-7pm at Ryan Funeral Home, 12819
Spotswood Trail, Ruckersville, VA.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday,
April 23, 2015 at 2pm at
Evergreen Church Cemetery
with Rev. C. C. Kurtz officiating.
In lieu of contributions may be made in Millie’s
name to a charity of choice
An online guest book is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, VA is handling