OBITUARY

Joseph Henry Morris Jr.

January 16, 1942January 5, 2019
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COLUMBIA - A funeral service for Joseph Henry Morris, Jr., 76, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at Dunbar Funeral Home, Northeast Chapel, with burial in Fort Jackson National Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Mr. Morris passed away Saturday, January 5, 2019. Born in Lawrence, MA on January 16, 1942, he was a son of the late Joseph Henry Morris, Sr. and Irene Hicks Morris.

Joseph served in the U.S. Army as a Sergeant 1st Class and served three tours during the Vietnam War. He loved hunting, fishing and boating. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather, and will be greatly missed by all.

Surviving are his wife of 18 years, Elaine Morris of Columbia; daughter, Jacklyn Morris Delre (Nicholas) of Summerville; stepchildren, Thomas David Alifano (Claudia) and Karen Ann Trautmann (Robert) both of New Jersey; grandchildren, Angela Costa (Mario), Dominic Delre (Aleisha) and Anthony Delre; step-grandchildren, Robert Trautmann, Jr. and Giovanni Trautmann; and sister, Bonnie Jean Church of James Island.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brothers, John F. Morris, Richard A. Morris and Robert A. Morris. Please sign the online guestbook at www.dunbarfunerals.com.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, January 9, 2019
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, January 9, 2019
  • Burial Wednesday, January 9, 2019
REMEMBERING

Joseph Henry Morris Jr.

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Nicole Czerula

January 7, 2019

I'm so Sorry for your loss!!! He will Always be remembered Fondly!!!! I wish you All peace and hope you are comforted by the many memories you shared.

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Father daughter dance

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The very proud day he retired form the Army.

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Weekend volksmarches, Germany 1980

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He loved a show called ALF. These were his Alf's.
One was his best friend and the other he rebuilt with his own hands.

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Joe and his sister Bonnie

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His daughters wedding day.

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He loves dogs especially St. Bernard's.

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The family trip him and mom planned. she did make the trip.