James Morris

MORRIS, James Albert Sr, 78, of Benwood, WV, died Sunday, September 8, 2013, in OVMC.

He was born December 30, 1934, in Benwood, a son of the late Fred and Alice Flannigan Morris.

He was a retired electrician at Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel, Martins Ferry Plant; a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Benwood; Garibaldi Club; and a Navy veteran.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a daughter, Denise Lynn Morris; two sisters, Roberta Bozevic and Virginia Sberna.

Surviving are his loving wife, Mary Virginia Pryor Morris; two sons, James A. (Sharon) Morris of Wheeling, WV, Mark A. Morris of Benwood; two granddaughters, Kyleigh Morris and Shyanne Ashbrook.

Friends received 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, September 10, 2013, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, WV, where funeral services will be held at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Offer condolences online at www.altmeyer.com.