James Oliver Morris, 74, was born on June 27, 1942, to Wade Morris Jr. and Mildred Morris in Newport News, VA. He passed away March 14, 2017, in Crossville.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Morris; son, James Richard; daughter, Michelle Akers (Jeffrey); granddaughter, Rachel Price; and brother, Thomas Morris.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Deborah Morris; brother Donald Morris; and sister, Sylvia Van Gorder.
He enjoyed designing and building, doing never-ending projects and also loved to travel.
Visitation will be held 1 to 2 p.m. on Friday, March 17, 2017, with service to follow at Crossville Seventh Day Adventist Church with Pastor David Sitler officiating.
Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  March 16, 2017