MACON Z. MORRIS, Jr.
April 11, 1940 – January 25, 2013
ZEBULON – Macon Zebulon Morris, Jr. of the Pilot Community, age 72, died Friday. He was surrounded by his beloved family. A native of Bunn, he was son to the late Macon Sr. and Carrie Kelly Morris. Macon was a member of Bunn High School basketball & baseball teams. He loved fishing and cutting grass. He was preceded in death by a sister, Janice Morris Dickerson.
Funeral service 2 pm, Monday, Pilot Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Massey-Poole Family Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Janet Marie Massey Morris of the home, daughters, Amy Morris Ferrell (Timothy) & Lisa Morris Nelson (Michael) of the home place, siblings Jerry Morris (Kaye) of Charlotte, Jimmy Morris (Sara Jane) of Wake Forest, Ronnie Morris of Bunn, Margie Morris Winstead (John) of Bunn, Ann Morris Ward (Jim) of Louisburg, grandchildren, Corey M. & Miles P. Nelson, many special nephews, nieces, and other family members.
Flowers are welcomed or memorials may be made to the Pilot Baptist Church, Zebulon, Building Fund, or to Hospice of Wake County.
Visitation 2-4 pm, Sunday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, and other times at the home. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net