Betty LaFern Morris

Betty LaFern Morris, 62, of Haleyville, passed away Sunday, August 25, 2019 at Lakeland Community Hospital. She was a retired nurse and attended the Freewill Baptist Church. Fern was very active in supporting our military and worked with the Shriners helping others. She was also a member of the local Eastern Stars.

Visitation is Thursday, August 29, 2019 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Pinkard Funeral Home, Haleyville. Funeral service is at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Roger Whitson and Michael Morris officiating. Burial to follow in Winston Memorial Cemetery.

She is survived by her brother, Tommy Morris; sister, Cindy Lawson; her deceased brother, John's children, Buddy (wife Samantha) Morris and Brittany Morris; Tommy's children, Dakota and Erin; Cindy's children, Tanisha Cannada and Amme Talley; aunts and uncle, Quanita Whitson, Richard Jones and Madelyn Mitchell; several great-nieces, nephews and cousins.

Fern had no children of her own but mothered many in her life.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Fernwood and Betty Lenora Jones Morris; infant brother, Little Fernwood; brother, John Riley Morris; sister-in-law, Sonya Morris and nephew, William Mitchell Morris.


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