James Martin Morris
Loving Huband, Wonderful Father and Grandfather
James Martin Morris, age 78, of Candler, NC entered into eternity with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, December 20, 2020.
James was born May 4, 1942 in Black Mountain, NC to the late Buster and Effie Hudgins Morris. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Evelyn Stevens and Louise Hornback.
Martin was a dedicated volunteer fireman at Etowah Fire District for many years and had worked as a carpenter until his retirement. Mr. Morris was a member of Open Bible Church. He was a Godly man,a loving husband, father and grandfather who will be greatly missed by each of us.
Surviving are his loving wife, Emily Watts Morris; a brother, Jackie Morris; seven children, Carmen Morris, James Morris, Jr. (Rita), Joan Jones (Brad), Larry Stowe (Cassie), Andy Stowe, Lee Stowe, and Regina Kissinger (Karl); 22 grandchildren, and 16 great-grandchildren. In addition to his children, James loved and cared about so many more.
A celebration of life service to honor the life of Mr. Morris will be held in the chapel of Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service at 3:00 pm Sunday, January 3, 2021. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. All Covid-19 regulations will be observed.
Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Morris family.