2009-06-25 / Obituaries

Goldie G. Morris

Breezewood, 87

Goldie G. Morris, 87, Breezewood, died Wednesday, June 10, 2009.

She was born August 19, 1921, at her family home in Brush Creek Township, Fulton County, a daughter of the late Orville Chester Miller and Pleasant (Waltz) Miller.

On April 3, 1944, in Flintstone, Md., she married George T. Morris, who passed away March 29, 1990, and on September 28, 1995, in Winchester, Va., she married Ambert D. Morris, who passed away on March 3, 2005.

She is survived by eight children: Wanda Smith and husband Albert Smith, Artemas; Dale Morris and wife Gail (Gordon) Morris, Schellsburg; Shirley Ford and husband Charles Ford, Breezewood; Eunice Heister and husband Richard Heister, Hopewell; Ruth Adomnik and husband Walter Adomnik Jr., Manns Choice; Charlotte Wentz and husband Stanford Wentz, Hopewell; Audrey Bowman and husband David Bowman, St. Thomas; and Carl Morris of Bowmansville; a stepdaughter, Doris House, Breezewood; a sister, Edith Garland, Warfordsburg; 19 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren and eight great-greatgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by an infant brother, Leroy; three sisters: Dovey Decker, Pearl Leonard and Hazel Means; a brother, Virgil Decker; a stepsister, Violet Brown; a halfsister, Loretta; and a stepson-in-law, Clifford House.

She attended Bedford Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses for many years. She worked at Lion Manufacturing in Everett as a seamstress for more than 32 years until retiring in 1983.

She enjoyed quilting and crocheting, having made many quilts, doilies and afghans for her family and friends and also loved to be out and about, especially if someone wanted to go boating or fishing. She travelled throughout the United States, from coast to coast, enjoying camping along the way and was a gentle and loving mother, grandmother and sister who will be greatly missed.

Funeral services were held Saturday, June 13, at 2:00 p.m., in the chapel at Dalla Valle Funeral Service, Everett. Elder Timothy Leblanc officiated. Burial was at Pleasant Union Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the United Way of Bedford County, 5 Corporate Drive, Suite 2, Bedford, PA 15522.

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