Helen Louise (Norcross) Morris

August 18, 1931 ~ August 17, 2021 (age 89)


   Helen Louise (Norcross) Morris, 89, of Scottsville, died on August 17, 2021, at the University of Virginia Hospital. She was born December 18, 1931, in Charlottesville, a daughter of the late Lynn Moore and Lucy (Collins) Norcross. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Murrell “Sonny” Morris; a brother, James Howard Norcross, Sr.; and a nephew, James Norcross, Jr.

   Helen worked as a floral designer for many years at University Florist in Charlottesville and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Scottsville. She loved her design work, gardening, the beach, and spending time with her family.

   Survivors include a son Robert L. Morris (Cynthia) of Esmont; and a granddaughter, Cheyenne N. Morris (Josh Brown) of Buckingham; great-grandchildren, Remington, Kimber and Willow; a special niece, Leisa Norcross (David Hunt); great-nephew, Robert James Chisholm (Krisna), a great-great-nephew, Mason Chisholm; and a great-niece, Samantha Chisholm (Kiefer Bunnell), and a great-great-niece, Layla Bunnell.

   A graveside service will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 22, 2021 at Fluvanna Baptist Church Cemetery by Pastor David Morris. The family will receive friends from 6:00 -7:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 21, 2021 at Thacker Brothers Scottsville Funeral Home.

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August 21, 2021

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Thacker Brothers Funeral Homes
650 Valley Street
Scottsville, VA 24590

August 22, 2021

3:00 PM
Fluvanna Baptist Church Cemetery
7454 West River Road
Scottsville, VA 24590

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