OBITUARY

Charles Watson Morris

September 19, 1945January 2, 2013

Charles Watson Morris, 67, of Lynchburg, died Wednesday, January 2, 2013, at the Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Ann Powell Morris.

Born in Altavista, he was the son of the late Charles Russell Morris and the late Florence McDaniel Morris. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.

Charles was a former employee of Southern Air for 18 years and he was the retired owner of Central Heating and Air. He was a decorated veteran with two Purple Hearts in the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne and the 173rd Airborne during the Vietnam War and the Dominican Republic conflict.

In addition to his wife he is survived by two sons, Charles R. Morris, II of Bedford and David Witt of Spout Spring; one daughter, Cindy W. Jordan and her husband, Craig, of Lynchburg; two brothers, Jack Morris and his wife, Erma of Covington, GA and Ronnie Morris of Orlando, FL; two sisters, Mamie M. Easton of Chesapeake and Elsie Mae Denton of Gladys: four grandchildren; two great grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at 10:00 a.m., Friday, January 4, 2013, at Whitten Timberlake Chapel by the Reverend Carlton Dunn. Interment will follow in Fort Hill Memorial Park with military services.

The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, January 3, 2013, at Whitten Timberlake Chapel.

The family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Lynchburg Humane Society, 3305 Naval Reserve Rd., Lynchburg, VA 24501.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, January 3, 2013
  • Funeral Service with Military Honors Friday, January 4, 2013
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Charles R. Morris

August 4, 2013

I miss you so much Dad, and I will love you forever....Charles

January 8, 2013

Dear Morris Family,
I was so sorry to hear of Mr Morris' passing. He was always a pleasure to work with. You are all in my thoughts.
Tracey May RRT

Vickie Jordan Wood

January 4, 2013

Dear Ann & Family,
My thoughts & prayers are with you &
your family in your time of sorrow.
God Bless.

Catherine (McD) McPeters

January 4, 2013

Dear Ann, Elsie Mae, Mamie, Jack , Ronnie and Families....We are so sorry for your pain in the caring and loss ...of C. W...our thoughts and prayers will be of you all during this difficult time., .. May you find Gods comfort and Peace beyond all understanding.. . you are loved, Rondell & Catherine McDaniel, McPeters

January 4, 2013

Ann, Cindy, and family...Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of loss. Sorry to have missed the funeral. We see you soon.
Love,
JP, Lori, and Amanda Barnard

The Power Family

January 4, 2013

Ann,
Our Thoughts and Prayers go out to You and Your Family. May God Bless You and Your Family.
Love,
The Power Family
Dennis, Michelle, Skylar, and Rudy

Gary Taylor

January 4, 2013

Charles I am sorry for the lost of your father my thought and prayers are with your Family

January 3, 2013

Chase,sorry for the loss of your father my thoughts and prayers are with you all ...... Robbe Jeter-Walters(Bedford,Va)

Mack Irby

January 3, 2013

So sorry to hear of your loss. Thoughts and prayers~

Bonnie Picking

January 3, 2013

Dear Ann,
All of us are saddened by what a difficult month...and year... you have had. We love you and hope to see you back at our ladies meetings for wives of Vietnam Vets soon. Bill's and my prayers are certainly with you and your family at this difficult time.