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Lila Morris

Monday, November 24, 2008

April 14, 1922 - Nov. 21, 2008

GRANT -- Lila Morris, 86, died Friday (Nov. 21, 2008) at Perkins County Community Hospital in Grant.

She was born April 14, 1922, at O'Neil to Alfred and Blanche Revell. The family moved to Sidney while she was in high school and she graduated from Sidney High School in 1940.

She married Eugene Morris in Kimball on Oct. 17, 1942. They made their home in Sidney where she worked various jobs, including clerk of the Cheyenne County Court. They moved to Madrid in 1985. After her husband's death in 1991, she moved to assisted living in Grant in 2004.

Survivors include her sons, Eugene Jr and wife, Nancy of McCook, Vic and wife, Shirley of Brighton, Colo., and Don and wife, Joan of North Grafton, Mass.; one daughter, Gloria and husband, Dale Glawatz of Garner, Iowa; eight grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were today at Madrid United Methodist Church. Burial was in the Madrid Cemetery.

Bullock-Long Funeral Home of Grant is in charge of arrangements.