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Morr ison

CORPUS CHR IST I—Fu ne ral services for Martha Rae Morr ison, 69 , were he ld T hu r sd ay, S ept . 8, 2011, in conjunction with her mot her ’s services at Calvary First Baptist Church in Corpus Christi. Burial followed at Roseh ill Cemeter y in Corpus Christ i.

Ms. Morrison died Sept. 2. She was born April 1, 1942, to Zenola Dav is and Alfrd T. Bess in Rockda le. Ms.Morrison was agradua teofSolomo nM. Co lesand at tended Del mar Tech nic al Nursing

School. Sh e was bap tized at Calv ar y First Bapt ist Church at an early age. She married Billy J. Hannah in 19 63. Ms. Morrison previously lived in Qu antico, Virginia, and Washing ton, DC.

She ret ired from the Depa rtment of Defen se at the Pentagon on March 1, 1996, after 25 years of servic e. Ms. Morrison relocate d back to Corpu s Chr isti after her retirement. Sh e is prec ed ed in death by her father and mother; her gra ndmother; a cousin, Patricia; and five aunt s, Sa mmie, Ter ry, John nie , Herman and Sylvia Joyce.

Survivors are four goddaug hters,

Bronia R hod es of C orp us Christi, Nigina N. Ford, Mar iland, Danielle Bradshaw, Oxion Hill and Elaine Gips on of Pennsylvania.


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