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Sooky Morrison

Tuesday, December 27, 2005

AVA, Ill. - Ina Gaynell "Sooky" Morrison, 86, died at 7 a.m. Dec. 26, 2005, at her home.

Born Jan. 4, 1919, in Morehouse, Mo. the daughter of the late Alvin and Ora Amanda Comer Simmons, she was a homemaker.

On Nov. 27, 1938, in Fornfelt, Mo., she married Myron O. Morrison, who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: three children, Cynthia Cheatham of Ava, Larry Morrison of Conyers, Ga. and Rise Morrison of Belleville; one sister, Naomi Corlew of Morehouse; nine grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, two sisters also preceded her in death.

Visitation is from 10 a.m. until time of services at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Wilson's Funeral Home in Ava, with Andrew Cheatham, grandson, officiating.

Burial will follow in Ava Evergreen Cemetery.

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Memorial Contributions may be made to:

Global Outreach 136 S. Thomas St. Tupelo, MS 38801


Hospice of Southern Illinois 1110 N. Johnson Marion, IL 62599