Grace "Bobbie" Day Morris

Grace (Bobbie) Day Morris, 90, of Eagle Point, died Oct. 15, 2008. She was born Nov. 25, 1917 in Los Angeles, to Frank and Grace Day.
    
She moved to Portland in her late teens and on June 30, 1939, she married Kenneth Morris. They lived in the Portland area until 1948 when they moved to Salem. Mr. Morris was an optometrist with his father. Kenneth died in 1973. Mrs. Morris moved to Eagle Point in Sept. 2004 and resided in the Eagle Cove Retirement Center.
   
She loved being surrounded by her children, 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She loved to knit, do puzzles and read. She belonged to Daughters of the Nile, Eagles. Elks and Easter Star. She attended the First Presbyterian Church in Salem.
   
Ms. Morris is survived by her children, Suzanne Larson, of Eagle Point, and Patricia Shanks of Ozark Missouri.
   
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Barbara, her parents, and brothers, Frank and Edgar Day.
   
She was a loving mother and grandmother and will always ve remembered as "Nana."
Donations may be made in her memory to Shriners Hospital for Children, 3101 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd., Portland, OR 97539.

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