The relatives and friends of Jerry Morris are invited to attend a Memorial Service to celebrate his life on Saturday, November 1, 2014, 11AM at Cooper River Baptist Church, 1059 Crawford St, North Charleston, SC.
Jerry was born on August 9, 1942 in Lake City, SC, son of the late Daniel David Morris and Bessie Lucille Melton. He graduated from Chicora High School and attended Baptist College of Charleston. He was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard serving on the USCG Cutter Ariande W101 and a medium endurance class cutter, USCG Cutter Diligence, WMEC 616. Jerry was a Quality Control Engineer and a Master Jeweler. He owned and operated an income tax service for over 30 years. Jerry made many friends, operating a home repair and painting business for the last 15 years. Jerry enjoyed listening to music, playing golf, and being on the beach. He was a member of Cooper River Baptist Church and the Great Expectations Sunday School Class.
Surviving in addition to his wife Marvaline, his brother David J. Morris (Jean); sons Paul Morris of Goose Creek, SC; Tony Morris (Tiffany) of Hazelhurst, GA; daughters Stephanie Williams (David) of Mt. Pleasant, SC; Karen Morris of Thomson, GA; a step-daughter, Cynthia Black (Michael) of West Ashley, and 13 grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents and a brother, Cecil Morris (Loki).
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Cooper River Baptist Church.