Ray Morris

Obituary of Ray Eugene Morris

Ray Eugene Morris, 89, of Boise, Idaho died Tuesday, March 8 at his home. Ray was born December 17, 1932, in Mansfield, Missouri. He was the 5th of seven children to James and Etta Morris. He started school in Joplin, Missouri and in 1932 he moved with his family to Wilder, Idaho. Ray joined the Navy in 1951 and served during the Korean Conflict on the destroyer USS Samuel N. Moore. Ray married Catherine L. Wright on March 6, 1954; they were married 42 years until her passing. He was the father of two children, three grandchildren, and five great grandchildren.

Ray was an auto body and fender repairman until joining Allstate in 1965 as an insurance claims adjuster, which he did until he retired. He loved the Lord, his family, and fishing.

He is preceded in death by his wife Catherine Morris, five sisters, Doris Purcell, Florence Romjue, Rosalee Sentell, Linda Berry, Daphne Steel, and his brother Bobby Morris.

He is survived by his son Jeff (Teresa) Morris, his daughter Kim (Keith) Nottingham, grandchildren Brian (Kate) Nash, Megan (Blake) Brown, Kelly (Michael) Addis, and his great grandchildren Kayden and Adalynn Addis and Hunter, Heath, and Tucker Brown.

A graveside service will be held 1:00 PM, Tuesday, March 15 at Canyon Hill Cemetery. All arrangements are being handled by Flahiff Funeral Chapel in Caldwell.

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Graveside Service

1:00 pm
Tuesday, March 15, 2022
Canyon Hill Cemetery
2024 N. Illinois
Caldwell, Idaho, United States
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