DEARING, Ga. - Mr. Martin Morris Jr., 73, of Gay Circle, died Sunday, March 3, 2002, in the McDuffie County Hospital. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, 2002, in the Dearing Full Gospel Church with Rev. Jerry Rockefeller officiating. Burial will be in Bellevue Memorial Gardens. Mr. Morris, a native of Columbia County, had lived in Dearing for many years. He was a retired welder and a member of Bethesda Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Ronnie Morris, Lincolnton; four daughters, Roxanne Beaman, Maryland, Robbie Anderson, Dearing, Rhonda Fuller and Rachel Morris, both of Lincolnton; a sister, Betty Campbell, Harlem; a brother, Solomon Morris, Lincolnton; and five grandchildren. Pallbearers will be David Morris, Tommy Grukle, George Bragg Jr., James Griffin, Benjamin Dreifuss, and Martin Morris. Friends may call at the Curtis Funeral Home.
The Augusta Chronicle March 6, 2002