Allen Keith Morris
September 16, 1956 - January 5, 2022
Allen Keith Morris, age 65 and a resident of Mount Hermon, passed away peacefully Wednesday January 5, 2022 at his home. He was born September 16, 1956 in Tylertown, MS but was raised in Mt. Hermon and graduated from Mt. Hermon High School in 1974. Allen worked for Borden’s, Inc. for 25 years, first at the Franklinton milk plant and later in Jackson, MS. He worked with Double Coat Building Supplies for 10 years before returning to Mt. Hermon. Allen most recently served in the maintenance department for Kentwood Springs over the last 12 years. He loved hunting, fishing and the outdoors. Allen enjoyed woodworking and fixing things around his property. He always loved visiting with his grandchildren and family.
Survived by: Daughter and Son in law: Laurie and Jay Schexnider; Son and Daughter in law: Chris and Monica Morris; Grandchildren: Jace Schexnider, Brentley Morris, Boston Morris, C.J. Morris, Jordyn Morris, Karter Morris; Sisters and a Brother in law: Pauline M. and Jerry Lane Creel, Kaye Creel; Brother in law: Bert Powell; Sister in law: Diane Morris; Also numerous nieces, nephews and other family members
He was preceded in death by his parents Cullin Randolph Morris and Geraldine Booty Morris, brother James Morris, sister Elizabeth Powell, brother in law W.C. Creel
Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home Monday January 10th from 9:00 am until 10:30 am. A graveside funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Monday in the Cullen Morris Cemetery on Bill Creel Road with Dr. Joe Baugh officiating.
Pallbearers: Chris Morris, Jay Schexnider, Jace Schexnider, A.J. Schexnider, Brian Creel, Jimmy Crain