Morris, Vivian

Vivian R. Morris, 99, of Muleshoe, died Thursday, Jan. 20, 2005, at Park View Nursing Home in Muleshoe.

She was born on Feb. 26, 1905, in McLennan County, Texas, to Charlie and Mary Jane Wortham. She married Scott Morris in Portales on Dec. 26, 1926. She moved to Muleshoe in 1926 from Roosevelt County. She was a homemaker and a member of the Trinity Baptist Church in Muleshoe.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; three sisters; and two brothers.

Survivors include a son, J. Lewis Morris (and wife, Loraine) of Littlefield, Texas; a daughter, Janette Burzee of Davenport, Fla.; a sister, Edna Burnett of Portales; two brothers, Ralph Wortham of Andrews, Texas, and Hugh Wortham of Liveoak, Calif.; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The Rev. Bennie Wright will officiate the services.

Memorial contributions may be made to Park View Nursing Home in Muleshoe.

Arrangements are by Ellis Funeral Home of Muleshoe.