A service to celebrate the life of Vernon Theodore “Ted” Morris Jr., age 75, will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, at 1:00 PM. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders Associate, Mid-State-SC, 140 Stoneridge Drive, Suite 210, Columbia, SC 29210.
Ted died on Saturday, April 6, 2019, surrounded by family and friends. Born in Evansville, IN, he was the son of the late Vernon Theodore and Alberta Daywalt Morris. He was an Army veteran and a Purple Heart recipient of the Vietnam War, and retired from DuPont.
He is survived by his daughter, Jennifer Morris Mickle of Hartsville; grandchildren, Tyson, Madison, and Ellie Mickle; great-grandchild, Delilah Mickle; two brothers, Tom Morris (Mary) of Hot Springs, AR, and Phil Morris of Chapin.
Ted was predeceased by his parents, and his sister-in-law, Theresa Morris.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be left for the Morris family at www.kornegayfuneral.com.