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Gordon Kenneth “Buddy” Morris, Sr., 85, beloved husband of Betty Joan Cooper Morris, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, December 26, 2019 at Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital surrounded by his loved ones.
Mr. Morris was born the son of Rufus Benjamin Morris, Sr. and Gladys Raye Lawson Morris on October 5, 1934 in Andrews.  He was a retired 44 year employee of Oneita Knitting Mills and was a farmer.  He was a member of Piney Forest Baptist Church and part of the church family of the Family Worship Center.  His greatest enjoyment was to “fish the pond”.  Mr. Morris was born the fifth of eight siblings, Sarah Cannon, R.B Morris, Jr., Maggie Barrineau, Tiny Murray, Ann Mobley, Billy Morris, and Gail White. 
Buddy and Joan were married on December 24, 1953 and celebrated 66 years together.  Their home was blessed with: two children, Gordon K. “Kenny” Morris, Jr. and Sherry Godwin(Donnie); five grandchildren, Jennifer Casselman(Doug), Jessica Morris, Ken Morris, III, Joni Alford(Kelly), and Jeremy Godwin; and four great grandchildren, Hunter, Hailey, Mady, and Macy.  He also leaves behind two sisters, Tiny Murray and Gail White; and a sister-in-law, Jean C. Powell(Rev. Murray Powell).
A Home Going Celebration will be 2PM, Sunday, December 29, 2019 at Piney Forest Baptist Church.  Internment will follow in the Piney Forest Cemetery directed by  McKenzie Funeral Home.  
The Morris family will receive family and friends from 5-8PM, Saturday, December 28, 2019 in the Family Life Center of Piney Forest Baptist Church. 
McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Morris family.
 
 
 
 
 

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