Celebrating the life of Doris Austin Morris
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Mrs. Doris Austin Morris, age 93, of Rockmart, GA passed away Thursday, December 22, 2016 at WellStar Paulding Nursing Memory Unit.
She was born Cedartown, GA on September 10, 1923, a daughter of the late William Bartow Austin and Ruby Statham Austin. Mrs. Morris was a lifelong resident of Rockmart and a graduate of Rockmart High School. She was employed by several local businesses during her lifetime, including Garner's Dry Cleaning, Paris Dairy, Nantucket Manufacturing and most recently, Rockmart United Fund office. Mrs. Morris was a member of the Church of Christ. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her brother, Charles E. Austin.
She is survived by her two daughters: Sandra Sosebee (Ed), Rockmart and Vickie Worsham and her husband Ray, Dallas; three grandchildren: Matt Gore, Allison (Nikki) Robinson and Jonathan Worsham; four great grandchildren; and four nephews also survive.
Graveside funeral and interment services will be held Saturday, December 24, 2016 at 1:00 PM in Rockmart Memorial Gardens with Steve Miller officiating.
Pallbearers will include: Jonathan Worsham, Matt Gore, Chip Blankenship, Jimmy Austin, Ray Worsham and Mike Worsham.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 11:00 AM until 12:30 PM at the Alvis Miller & Son Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the United Fund in memory of Mrs. Morris.
Mrs. Morris was a loving and generous mother, grandmother and friend. She will be dearly missed.
The Alvis Miller & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for Mrs. Doris Austin Morris.
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