Leonard "Chris" Morris

January 24, 1940 ~ March 4, 2022 (age 82)


Leonard “Chris” Morris, 82, of Slaton, passed away on Friday, March 4, 2022. 

Graveside Services will be 10:30am Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at Englewood Cemetery in Slaton.   Arrangements are by Englunds Funeral Service of Slaton.

Chris was born January 24, 1940 in Snyder to Leonard Earl and Virgie May Morris. He was a fabulous cook, working in the cafeteria at McMurry University, before working for the Slaton Independent School District cafeterias. He enjoyed cooking and preparing food at home as well. Chris had a passion for changing lives and fostered many young boys, and adopted two of those young men. He was always there for his family and friends and neighbors.  He was also a very generous person.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Donnie Morris and James Wesley Morris. 

Chris is survived by his sons, Randy Cater and his wife, Rosa of Slaton. Sid Morris and Neil Morris; his sisters, Charolotte Nichols and her husband, Bill of Buchanan Dam, and Melba Neeley of Plainview; and his sister-in-law, Sandra Morris of New Deal.

The family suggest memorials to First Christian Church in Slaton or Slaton Meals on Wheels.

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Graveside Service
March 9, 2022

10:30 AM
Englewood Cemetery, Guadalupe

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