Anna Morris

Anna Morris, 79, passed away on May 31, 2023, in Harrisonburg, Va.

Anna Morris was born Aug. 29, 1943, in Philippi, to Bernard Marsh and June Foster.

She started her career as a food service manager at Broddaus Hospital and went on to work for West Virginia University, where she retired from running the Up All Night Program.

Anna married Armond Morris of Kasson in 1959. The couple had seven children: Neal Morris, Connie Morris, David Morris, Joe Morris, Ronald Morris, Richard Morris and Lori Swortzel.
Anna was best known for her love of her kids, camping, Bingo and her job at WVU.

Anna is survived by her mother, June Foster; a son, Neal Morris; daughter-in-law, Bonnie Morris; daughter, Connie Morris; son, Joe Morris; daughter-in-law, Tammy Morris; son, Ronald Morris; daughter-in-law, Deborah Morris; son, Richard Morris; daughter-in-law, Mandy Morris; daughter, Lori Swortzel; son-in-law, Christopher Swortzel; sisters, Linda Triplett, Eloise Miller and Kaye Nutter; brother, Charles Marsh; grandchildren, Ray Morris, Freda Morris, Michael Foster, Sarah Foster, Joseph Morris, Erynn Poling, Joshua Morris, Zachary Morris, Patrick Morris, Austin Morris, Isaac Morris, Garrett Morris, Jessica Morris, Meagan Ours, Caleb Swortzel, Toby Swortzel and Jovin Swortzel; and numerous great-grandchildren.

Anna is preceded in death by a son, David Morris; and her father Bernard Marsh.

Friends will be received at Wright Funeral Home and Crematory, 220 N. Walnut St., Philippi, on Sunday, June 4, from 2:30-4 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Interment will follow in the Tacy Crossroads Cemetery.