Alice M. “Peggy” Morris, 72, of Roanoke, formerly of Pulaski, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 23, 2013.
She was born in Pulaski, daughter of the late Raby and Hattie Duncan Morris. Peggy served in the US Army as a nurse at the Walter Reed Army Hospital. She loved helping older people, and spent the remainder of her career providing care in both nursing homes and home health care.
She was an avid reader.
She is survived by her brother, Albert R. Morris Jr., and his wife, Mary; sisters, Darrel M. “Patsy” Harrell and her husband, Sam, Joyce M. Harrell and her husband, Robert (“Bobby”), all of Pulaski; five nieces, two nephews, and many other loving family members and friends.
At her request, there will be no public funeral service. Memorials may be made to the Palliative Care Unit (10 South) of Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, P.O. Box 13367, Roanoke, VA 24033.
Arrangements by Oakey’s Roanoke Chapel and Crematory, www.oakeys.com.