Ralph C. Morris, 70, of Lewes, Del., passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 1, 2008, at home, with his loving family by his side. He was a farmer, working for Townsend’s for many years and was also a carpenter, self-employed as well as working for area contractors. He had previously attended the Israel United Methodist Church in Lewes. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother.
Morris was preceded in death by his parents, John Morris and Eliza C. Johnson Morris. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Alberta M. Wright Morris; his brother, Lawrence Morris of Lewes; daughters, Brenda Norman and her husband, David, Teresa L. Jones and her husband, Cecil, of Lewes, Regina M. Morris of Woodbridge, Va., Polly A. Faulk and her husband, Thomas, of Laurel, Del. and Eliza C. Morris of New Castle, Del.; sons, Jeffrey L. Wright and his wife, Mary, of Bridgeville, Del. and Ralph C. Morris Jr. of Trenton, N.J.; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Services were scheduled for Wednesday, May 7, 2008, with interment in Israel U.M. Church Cemetery, Lewes.