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James Mack Morris

James Mack Morris passed away peacefully on Friday, June 14, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family. Born January 16, 1932, he was a son of the late Benjamin Franklin Morris and Virginia Babb Morris. Mack served his country in the United States Air Force. He retired from Brown and Williamson, was the owner of Morris Electric, and was a member of Waverly United Methodist Church. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife of 67 years, Audrey Sheffield Morris; a grandson, Gregory Alan Smith; a son-in-law, Earl Smith, and siblings, Geraldine Vaughan, and Bennie Morris.

Left to cherish his memory is his daughter, Darlene Smith; grandson, Baylan Earl Smith and his wife, Rachel; great-granddaughter, Amelia Mary Smith; sisters, Edith Wilson, Emily Williams, and Kathryn Pond and brothers, Joseph Morris, and William Morris.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm Monday, June 17, 2019 at Waverly United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations be made to Waverly UMC, P.O. Box 12 Waverly, VA 23890 or Waverly Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 583 Waverly, VA 23890. The family is being served by R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home, Wakefield Chapel where condolences may be registered at www.rwbakerfh.com.

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Darlene and Family, We are sad to learn of the passing of your father as well as your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you go through this difficult times. Your friends in Rural Plains Women's Club look forward to doing something special for you soon. Katherine

Katherine and Paul Wagner May 13 2021 12:00 AM

Darlene, I'm so sorry to hear of your father's psssing. May God comfort you and your family. With love, Bonnie (Wheeler) Whitus

Bonnie Whitus May 13 2021 12:00 AM