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Barbara June Morris

Birth Date: November 21, 1933
Death Date: July 5, 2016

Barbara June (Grigsby) Morris
Born Nov. 21st 1933 in Peublo, CO.
Entered into rest July 5th 2016 in Sacramento, CA
Resident of Sacramento since 1945
6 children (David, Roy, Gerald “Bug”, Fred, Andrew, and Bobbie Jo) 16 grandchildren and 35 great grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Frederick Raymond Morris, parents Minnie Lee Cripps and Walter David Grigsby, and 8 siblings (Doragene, Nellie Rose, Virginia, Betty, Dolores, Wilbur, John Martin, and Charles Grigsby)
Barbara was an avid reader and loved to sing karaoke at the family bar. She was full of life and love and will be greatly missed.
Viewing is July 15th 2016 from 4-8pm
Funeral services are July 16th 2016 at 10am, Sunset Lawn Chapel of the Chimes
Reception will take place at Full Gospel Church 713 Claire Ave

Cemetery
Sunset Lawn Memorial Park
4701 Marysville Boulevard Sacramento, CA
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Chapel Service
July 16, 2016
10:00 am
Sacramento: Sunset Lawn Chapel of the Chimes Main Chapel
4701 Marysville Boulevard Sacramento, CA 95838
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Visitation
July 15, 2016
4:00 pm
- 8:00 pm
Sacramento: Sunset Lawn Chapel of the Chimes
4701 Marysville Boulevard Sacramento, CA 95838
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  1. Barbara was my Mother-In-Law. I always thought of Barbara as one of the strongest women I had ever known. Her family was the center of her universe. She doted on her husband, Fred, and had a very close relationship to her children and grandchildren. One of my fondest memories of Barbara is from 1970. My husband to be, David, was graduating from Naval Basic Training in San Diego. Fred, Barbara, Bobbie Jo, my daughter, Shannon, and I drove down to David's graduation. Shannon, who was 3-4 months old, started getting fussy. As I went to get into the diaper bag for a bottle, Barbara decided that she would just nurse Shannon. She was still nursing Bobbie Jo at that time because there was only 11 months age difference between Bobbie Jo and Shannon. That was the first time that Shannon had ever nursed. Barbara thought that was just the natural and right thing to do. That is a small example of the type of woman that Barbara was. She was always there to help anyone that needed it.

    We, as a family, spent many Friday nights bowling, then going to Capone's for some fun, food, drinks and entertainment. Memories that mean so much that can never be taken away.

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