Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

January 22, 2013

Maggie Nannie Morris

June 6, 1928 - Jan. 20, 2013


— Maggie Nannie Morris, 84, Flora, died on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at Mulberry Health and Retirement Community.

She was born June 6, 1928, in Hustonville, Ky., the daughter of Issac and Amanda Leach Qualls. On May 24, 1956, she married Francis L. Morris; he preceded her in death on July 3, 1998.

Nannie was a homemaker who loved to read, play cards, complete word searches, plant flowers, garden, and spend time with her family and friends.

She is survived by three daughters, Bertha Pippenger, Mary Rowland and Faye (Dennis) Mocherman; one daughter-in-law, Donna McWhorter; 10 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, she is preceded in death by her parents; one son, Kenneth E. McWhorter; two sons-in-law, Terry L. Rowland and Stephen Pippenger; one brother; six sisters; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Visitation for Nannie will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Genda Funeral Home-Reinke Chapel in Flora. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Maple Lawn Cemetery in Flora.

Memorials in Nannie’s name may be made to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be directed to gendafuneralhome.com.