CHESTERFIELD – Kathy Eddins Morris, 48, died March 8, 2011.
Funeral services were held March 10, at Westfield Creek Baptist Church with burial following in the church cemetery. Visitation was held prior to the service at the church.
Mrs. Morris was born December 26, 1962, in Chesterfield, S.C., daughter of Jenny Eddins Gaddy and the late James Isaac “Buck” Eddins. She graduated from Chesterfield High School in 1981, and also attended the University of South Carolina where she majored in Music. Mrs. Morris worked at Glenn Manufacturing and Delta Mills for a number of years. However, for the last eleven years Kathy did what she truly loved, being a stay-at-home mom and wife. She was a lifelong member of Westfield Creek Baptist Church where she served as the organist for over thirty years. Kathy was also an accomplished pianist and soloist. Over the years, Kathy served as Vacation Bible School coordinator, Christmas play director, AWANA leader, Sunday School teacher, member of the social committee, coordinator of the Marriage Matters committee, and member of the Baptist Women. She was also very involved with the Chesterfield High School Booster Club, helped with the Chesterfield High School Band, and was a Girl Scout Leader for eleven years. Kathy loved playing the piano and organ, singing, being with family and friends, and being a mom.
Kathy is survived by her beloved husband of over 29 years, Sammy Evan Morris of the home; children, Whitney Caitlin Morris, Maeghan Kimberly “Rosie” Morris, and Christian Isaac Morris of the home; mother, Jenny Eddins Gaddy of Chesterfield; mother-in-law, Leona B. Morris of Cheraw; also countless other friends and family.
Memorials may be made to the Westfield Creek Baptist Church “Music Dept.” 316 Westfield Church Road, Cheraw, S.C. 29520
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home served the Morris Family.
The Cheraw Chronicle
Thursday, March 17, 2011