USAO News Bureau

MORRIS, Carrie E. (Blakeley)

Sunday, January 20, 2008

Morris, Carrie Ellen Funeral service for Carrie Ellen Morris, 97 years, 3 months, 8 days, of Alex, Oklahoma will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at the First Baptist Church of Alex. Carrie Ellen Morris was born October 12, 1910 in Alex, Oklahoma the daughter of Walter and Mattie (Davidson) Blakeley and died January 20, 2008 in Chickasha. Carrie attended public school in Bradley and Alex, Oklahoma.

She attended Central State and Oklahoma Baptist University. She graduated from USAO. Carrie taught school in Harris, Chitwood, Ninnekah, and Alex, Oklahoma before she retired. She taught Sunday School and Vacation Bible School all of her adult life at the First Baptist Church in Alex, Oklahoma.She and Hollis (H.K.) Morris were married February 28, 1942 in Wichita Falls, Texas.

Carrie was preceded in death by:Parents: Walter and Mattie Blakeley; one brother: Alfred Morris; one sister: Mary Langfitt; one daughter: Joyce Jordan. Survivors include: Husband: Hollis (H.K.) Morris of Alex; three sons: Donald Joe Armstrong of Shawnee, OK; Kenneth Morris of Springfield, MO; Roy Morris of Arcade, New York; one sister: Verla Mae Morris of Garland, TX; Many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. Interment will be in the Bradley Cemetery under the direction of Sevier Funeral Home.