Elba Howell Morris, 94, died Wednesday, August 18, 2010.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
Elba was preceded in death by her husband, Grady Lanson Morris, Sr.; and her daughter, Pearl Morris Bass.
She is survived by her son, Grady Lanson Morris, Jr. and wife Patsy of Zebulon; half-brothers, Archie Ray Howell and wife Lois of Columbia, SC and Clyde Howell of California; fifteen grandchildren; twenty-six great-grandchildren; and sixteen great-great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are being handled by Letchworth Funeral Home in Scotland Neck.