Laura Mae Morris
Augusta, GA – Laura Mae Morris, 81, of Pointe West Dr, entered into rest Tuesday, May 8, 2012, at University Hospital.
The family will receive friends Thursday, May 10, from 6:00 until 7:00, followed by a Celebration of Life service, at Crossbridge Baptist Church, 3130 Skinner Mill Rd.
A graveside service will be held Friday, May 11, at 11:00 AM from Hillcrest Memorial Park with Reverend Brent Dowis officiating. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the graveside.
Ms. Morris, daughter of the late Harvey D. and Opal McEvers Holt, was born in Quinton, Oklahoma. She had lived in Augusta since 1972. She was a member of Crossbridge Baptist Church where she was a part of the Canaan Sunday School class and hosted a Thursday morning Bible study. Additionally, she was involved with Miracle Making Ministries. She had a spiritual gift of encouragement and hospitality. She was an avid bridge player and crossword puzzler. She also loved reading and shell collecting.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Rachel Banks, and her brother Johnny Reavis.
She is survived by her son, David Charles Morris and his wife, Dolly; her daughters, Jeannie Morris Butler, and her husband, Loy, Gay Morris, Carolyn Bailey and her husband, Kai, all of Augusta; her brother Clifford Reavis, of Winnsboro, TX; her sisters, Lee Bishop and Alma Crook, both of Bristow, OK; nine grandchildren, and ten great grandchildren.
If so desired memorial contributions may be made to Crossbridge Baptist Church Vision Fund, 3130 Skinner Mill Rd, Augusta, GA 30909; or to the Sudan Mission Fund, c/o Crossbridge Baptist Church, 3130 Skinner Mill Rd, Augusta, GA 30909.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill RD, Augusta, GA 30906.