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Alice Virginia (Welsh) Morris

May 10, 1924 ~ October 11, 2021 (age 97)

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Alice Virginia Morris, 97, of Mineral Ridge, entered peacefully into eternal life on Monday, October 11, 2021 at 9:30 p.m. in the Intermediate Intensive Care Unit at Mercy Health St. Joseph Warren Hospital following complications from COVID 19. 

She was born May 10, 1924 in Niles the daughter of the late Howard and Edna Brooks Welsh and was a life long area resident. 

Alice was a graduate of Mineral Ridge High School and was mostly a homemaker and care giver.  For a number of years, she was employed by Human Services of Mahoning County as an income maintenance case worker retiring in 1984. 

Mrs. Morris was an avid collector of antique furniture and Victorian artifacts and often enjoyed photographing historical buildings.  Alice was a longtime and oldest member of the Mineral Ridge Church of Christ.  She was also a member of the Eastern Star Opal Chapter and the Meander Mothers CCL. 

Surviving her are her three children Glenna (Franklin) Palmer of Youngstown, Mark Morris of Mineral Ridge, and Bruce (Debbie) Morris of Niles; a sister Carol Moore of Tucson, Arizona; by six grandchildren Holly, Brian, Jeremy, Megan, Michael, and Jeremiah; and by two great grandchildren Tucker and Hudson. 

Besides her parents, Alice was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years Glen L. Morris who passed on February 14, 2005; and by a brother Terry Grove. 

A Private Funeral Service will take place on Friday, October 15, 2021 in the funeral home with Pastor Ron Maurer officiating.  Burial will take place in Kerr Cemetery, Weathersfield Township.  The wearing of a mask or facial covering is kindly encouraged by the family. 

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