In Memory of
Lillian Dorthey Morris
August 11, 1918 - October 30, 2011
Morris, Lillian Dorthey Grimes (93)
Heavens angels called Dorthey home unexpectedly on October 30th, 2011.
Dorthey was the 10th child born to Dean and Annie Grimes on August 11th,
1918 in Hebron, Texas. Dorthey attended Hebron schools and later married
Carl W. Morris, Sr. on January 17th, 1942 and raised two children in
Carrollton, Texas. Dorthey retired from Texas Instruments where she
worked for 22 years. After Carl and Dorthey both retired they loved
spending time at their farm in East Texas. They also loved to travel
around and spend time at trade days in different cities. Dorthey loved
spending time with family, cooking, sewing, gardening and caring for
Dorthey is preceded in death by her husband, Carl William Morris, Sr.,
daughter Carol Morris Ramsey, and grandson James Ramsey. Dorthey is
survived by her son, Carl William Morris, Jr. and wife Mary, grandson's
Shannon Morris and wife Jamie, Blake Morris and wife Jennifer, Matt
Morris, Phillip Morris and two great-grandchildren, Corey and Logan.
Dorthey spent the last 2 years at Brookhaven Nursing Home in Carrollton
where she made many friends. The Morris family would like to thank the
nursing staff for all the loving care they provided Dorthey during her
stay and will be forever grateful for the love and care they provided
Visitation will be Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 from 6-8 at Rhoton
Funeral Home, 1511 S. I-35 E. Carrollton, Texas 75006. 972-242-5261
Graveside services will be at 10am., Wednesday, November 2nd at
Furneaux Cemetery, on
Cemetery Hill Road, 1/2 block south from its intersection with Rosemeade
Parkway, Carrollton, Texas.
Arrangements under the direction of Rhoton Funeral Home, Carrollton, TX.