Margaret Buncia Morris

Tuesday, April 17, 2007

Margaret Buncia Morris, 81, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2007, at Culpepper Place in Nevada following a brief illness. She was born March 16, 1926, to Emile Pommier and Julia Gillette Pommier in Franklin, Kan. She married Clyde Harold Morris on Dec. 24, 1947, in Girard, Kan. He preceded her in death on March 21, 2007.

Margaret was born and reared around Franklin, Kan., and spent her youth there. She graduated from Franklin High School in 1943. Margaret was a homemaker and helped her husband on the farm for her lifetime.

Survivors include two sons, Jerry Morris and his wife, Janet, Deerfield, Mo., and Terry Morris and his wife, Gail, Lake of the Ozarks, Mo.; one grandson, Michael Morris, Deerfield; and one sister, Betty Shead, Cleveland, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Louis and Jules Pommier; and two sisters, Josephine Kobak and Victoria Barrett.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., on Thursday, April 19, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Garland, Kan., with the Rev. Terry Mosher officiating. Interment will follow in Heavisides Cemetery at Garland. Friends may call now and until 9 a.m., on Thursday at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, and the family receives friends 6-7 p.m., Wednesday evening at the funeral home.

Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society in care of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.

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