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Funeral services for Mrs. Ella Mae Morris, 72, will be 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Terry's Mortuary Chapel. Reverend Raymond Garrett will be the eulogist. Interment will be in St. Campbell Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Ella Mae McKenzie Morris began life’s journey on Wednesday, February 19, 1947. She was the youngest child of the late Eloise McKenzie and the late J. C. Terrell of Talladega, Alabama.

She accepted Christ as her Lord and personal Savior at an early age at Lily Hill Missionary Baptist Church, Talladega, Alabama. She attended Westside High School. She later met and married Mr. Benjamin F. Morris and moved her membership to St. Campbell Missionary Baptist Church. She lived a happy and fulfilling life enjoying her family and many friends.

On Monday, July 8, 2019, a beloved wife and sister answered the Master’s call at Brookwood Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Mrs. Ella M. Morris leaves to cherish her memories: her loving husband, Benjamin F. Morris of Alpine, Alabama; two brothers, Mr. Willie E. (Minnie) McKenzie of Madison, Illinois and Reverend Robert (Lyla) Swain of Peoria, Illinois; two sisters-in-law, Ms. LeGertye Ross of Anniston, Alabama and Ms. Bettie J. Jones of Maywood, Illinois; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. 


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  • Tuesday, July 9, 2019
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