Originally created 06/19/03

Mr. Leonard Morris Sr. (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)



HEPHZIBAH, Ga. - Funeral services for Mr. Leonard Marion Morris, Sr., will be held Saturday, June 21, 2003 at 2 p.m., from the graveside in Westover Memorial Park, Augusta, with Mr. Clifford Banks, Sr. officiating. Mr. Morris, 83, of Hephzibah, husband of the late Martha Wiggins Morris, died Saturday, night, June 14, 2003. Born in Augusta, a son of the late William Henry and Zilpnia Safrini Morris, he had been a resident of Augusta, until relocating to Hephzibah, in 2000. Mr. Morris was the former owner of Morris Bookkeeping and was the former executive secretary of the Richmond County Medical Society where he was known as "T". A veteran of the United States Marine Corps and also the United States Navy, he proudly served his country during World War II. A son, Michael and his wife Brenda Morris, Hephzibah; grandchildren, Kellie Amanda Morris, Lauren Michele Morris, Leonard Marion ãTreyã Morris, III., and Katherine Michelle Bradley; great grandson, Robert "T.J." Bradley, and step-granddaughter, Kristy Dozier, survive. The family has asked that that memorials in memory of Mr. Morris be made to the Alzheimerâs Association, c/o the Council on Aging, P.O. Box 3156, Aiken, SC 29802 or the charity of your choice. South Carolina Cremation & Memorial Society, 3175 Whiskey Rd., Aiken. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle June 19, 2003