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“So sorry for the family... ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: Take itha Green - Central city, KY

“I am so sorry for your loss Terry. All members of your family are in my prayers. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Barbara M. Scott - Central City, KY

“RIP Billy. I worked with him at Sugar Creek(Arygem).......his nickname was "Snoopy".....we worked hard together and had a lot of laughs together....Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Joe Clark - Georgetown, KY

“Sorry to hear this. Enjoyed working with Billy at Ayrgem Mine and GE. RIP my friend. My condolences to his family and friends. ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Rivhard Shaver - Central City, KY

“rip my friend ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: james tunnicliff - daytona beach, FL

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CENTRAL CITY - Billy Vines Morris, Sr., 75, of Central City, after a lengthy illness, passed away Thursday, July 27, 2017, at 2:12PM at his home, in the company of his family. Mr. Morris was born February 9, 1942, in Muhlenberg County. He was a retired coal miner, U.S. Army veteran, and attended Powderly Holiness Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Les and Merle Morris; sister Betty (Harold) Pointer; grandsons Caylin Morris, Steven Morris, Preston Morris, and Paxton Morris; and granddaughters Julie Morris, Andria Morris, and Hailie and Layla Whitaker.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Deborah Shemwell Morris; children Steve (Gina) Morris, Terry (Heather) Nunley, Billy Morris, Michael (Misty) Morris, Aaron (Cyndi) Morris, Ryan (Tanya) Morris, Joey (Jackie) Morris, Missy (Tomas) Niave, Alicia Morris, Beth (Kevin) Whitaker, April (Josh) Hardin, and Kenyen Watkins Morris; 39 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; sister Mildred Basham; brothers Jim (Shirley) Morris and Donnie (Charlotte) Morris; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Sunday, July 30, 2017, at 2:00PM at Powderly Holiness Church, with Bro. Ryan Morris officiating, assisted by Bro. Larry Shemwell. Burial in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday after 5:00PM at the church. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at