Cheryl Melinda Morris

Mrs. Cheryl Melinda Lee Morris, age 66 of Ellijay, GA passed on Monday afternoon, January 15th, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center of Gainesville.

Mrs. Morris was born May 13th, 1951 in Atlanta, GA to her late parents Ralph Milton Lee and Audrey Hawkins Lee.  She was of the Methodist faith, enjoyed traveling, and worked as a manager for Bell South.

She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Robert Eugene Morris of the home in Ellijay, GA; daughter and son-in-law, Amanda & Michael Laxson of Ellijay, GA; sons and daughters-in-law, Daniel & Lorraine Morris of Ellijay, GA, Chris & Jaye Morris of Dawsonville, GA; grandchildren and in-law, Steven & Sarah Morris, C.J. Morris, Brittany Ramsey, Cada Morris, Austin & Jackie Morris, Ethan Morris, Kyle Trentham, and Steven Turner; great grandchildren, Mallory Morris, James, Marla, and Lila Ramsey, Jayden & Kinsley Morris, Audrey Morris; brothers & sisters-in-law, Merle & Lorene Lee of Woodstock, GA, and Greg & Melinda Lee of Hiawassee, GA; several nieces and nephews; Four aunts and one uncle also survive.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, January 19th, 2018 from the Logan Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain David Lewis officiating.  Music and vocals will be by Sue Buhl.  Graveside interment will be held at 11:30 am on Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018 at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, GA.  Her grandchildren will serve as pallbearers and honorary pallbearers. 

The family will receive friends from 3:00pm until 9:00pm on Thursday, January 18th, 2018 at Logan Funeral Home.

Flowers are acceptable, or memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 in memory of Mrs. Morris.