Crocket Morris, Sr., 84, of Charlottesville,
Virginia passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at
Martha Jefferson Hospital. He was born on June 24,
1931 in Inman, VA, to the late James Walker Morris,
Sr. and Martha Virginia Ireson Morris.
Mr. Morris served our country in the United
States Air Force as a Korean War Veteran. He was
director of the Speech and Hearing Center, professor
at James Madison University and was the Silver
Beaver Award Recipient of the Boy Scouts of America.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years; Alice Jo
Gilliam Morris; 14 children; Alice Virginia
Morris Judd, Sarah Rebecca Morris Beck, Robert
Crocket Morris, Jr., Joseph David Morris, James
Everette Morris, Thomas Paul Morris Sr., Julian
Glenn Morris, Jonathan Saunders Morris, Sonny Walker
Morris, Timothy William Morris, Victor Edward
Morris, Norman Lamont Morris, Felicia Ann Morris
Housden and Jeremiah Bart Morris; 39 grandchildren;
43 great grandchildren; brother, Rev. George Ewing
Morris; and sister, Patricia Ann Morris Grayson.
A funeral service will be held Sunday, June 28,
2015 at 5:30pm at
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day
Saints, Timberwood Blvd., Charlottesville,
with Stake President C. Thomas Carter presiding.
Interment will be held on Monday, June 29, 2015
at 11:00am, in
Lee Memorial Gardens in Pennington
An online guestbook is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, VA is handling