Thomas Gail Morris

Thomas Gail Morris, 69, died Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011 at his home following a short illness.

He lived in Woodbury and was a native of Cannon County.

Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, David and Shelly Morris of Columbia; his granddaughters, Hannah, Kaitlin and Allison Morris of Columbia; brother and sister-in-law, Ray Daniel “Danny” and Debbie Morris of Woodbury; sister and brother-in-law:, Wendyl and Ronald Bryan of Rogersville.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lowery Elton Morris and Mary Hollandsworth Morris.

Gail attended the Raymond J. Horn School of Drafting, was a member of the Woodbury Church of Christ and a veteran of Vietnam where he served in the Army.  He retired in 2000 from Bell South Telephone Company where he worked for 33 years.

Funeral services will be held in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home at 1 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 4 with Bro. Herb Alsup officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Gardens.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 3.