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Sally Ann (Downey) Morris

August 2, 1934 June 22, 2018
Sally Ann (Downey) Morris
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Obituary for Sally Ann (Downey) Morris

Sally Ann (Downey) Morris, 83, widow of Herbert Lawrence Morris, Sr. of 114 Mulberry Street, passed away Friday, June 22, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her family.
Mrs. Morris was born on August 2, 1934 in Augusta County, Virginia, a daughter of the late Ernest Dewey and Lottie Ethel (Meeks) Downey.
Sally attended Valley Independent Baptist Church and retired in 1979 from Genesco-L-Greif Company where she was employed as a presser with twenty-two years of service. She enjoyed watching baseball, receiving flowers from family and friends and she loved her family and cherished spending time with them.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Morris was preceded in death by two grandchildren, Ervine Luke Coyner, II and Mickey Lynn Breeden; three brothers, Dewey Downey, Clyde Downey, and Frank Downey; and four sisters, Bertha Pesta, Ruby Durham, Nellie Miller, and Louise Cox.
Mrs. Morris is the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Surviving are two sons, Herbert L. Morris, Jr. of Fishersville and Pastor Charles W. Morris and his wife Debbie of Florida; two daughters, Carol M. Fletcher and her husband Ricky and Brenda Lee Morris-Fisher and her husband Douglas, both of Staunton; a special daughter-in-law and friend, Rebecca Morris; ten grandchildren; twenty-six great grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday, June 25, 2018 in the Coffman Funeral Home and Crematory.
A Celebration of life will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2018 in the Coffman Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Harold Wade.
Burial will follow in Augusta Memorial Park in Waynesboro.
Active pallbearers will be Sammy Colvin, Ervin Coyner, Sr., Frank Shuey, Leonardo Charre, Derrick Shuey and Tommy Whitlock.
Honorary pallbearers will be her grandchildren.
It is suggested those desiring make memorial contributions to the Augusta Health Foundation, Hospice of the Shenandoah, Post Office Box 1000, Fishersville, Virginia 22939.
Coffman Funeral Home and Crematory, 230 Frontier Drive, Staunton, is in charge of her arrangements.

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6:00 PM 6/25/2018 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6/25/2018 8:00:00 PM
Coffman Funeral Home

230 Frontier Drive
Staunton, Va 24401

Coffman Funeral Home
230 Frontier Drive Staunton 24401 Va
United States

Funeral Service




11:00 AM 6/26/2018 11:00:00 AM
Coffman Funeral Home Chapel

230 Frontier Drive
Staunton, Va 24401

Coffman Funeral Home Chapel
230 Frontier Drive Staunton 24401 Va
United States

Cemetery Details


Augusta Memorial Park Final Resting Place

1775 Goose Creek Road
Waynesboro, Virginia 22980

1775 Goose Creek Road Waynesboro 22980 Virginia
United States

Memorial Contribution

Augusta Health Foundation Hospice of the Shenandoah

P.O. Box 1000
Fishersville, Virginia 22939

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