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Mary Lou Sweasy Morris, 85, died Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.
She is the widow of William T. Morris and was born in Spencer County to the late Kelly Sweasy, Sr. and Celesta Thomas Sweasy.
Morris was a homemaker and a member of the Ninevah Christian Church. She enjoyed attending the Adult Day Care Program at Anderson Co. Senior Citizens Center, working in her flower gardens and making candy and food for her family.
She is survived by four children, Donna Marie Boggess (Davis) of Lawrenceburg, Debbie Jean Wooldridge (Darrell) of Frankfort, Linda Sue Brewer (Davey) of Stamping Ground, and Michael Lee Morris (Mary) of Lawrenceburg; a son-in-law Doug Voorhies of Lawrenceburg; six grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a sister, Elizabeth Hellard (George) of Frankfort; three brothers, Owen Sweasy of LA, Bill Sweasy of Lawrenceburg, and Davis Sweasy (Puring) of Florida; and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by a daughter Patricia Ann Voorhies, and three brothers, Kelly Sweasy, Jr., Forrest and Carroll Ray Sweasy.
Services will be held Wednesday, Aug. 7 at 2 p.m. at Ritchie & Peach Funeral Home with Bro. Terry Cooper officiating. Burial will follow in the Lawrenceburg Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Doug Voorhies, Sr., Doug Voorhies, Jr., David Boggess, Joe Bryant, George Hellard, Andrew Sullivan and Bart Sayre. Morris’ grandchildren and great grandchildren will serve as honorary bearers.
Memorials are suggested to Anderson Co. Senior Citizens or Hospice of the Bluegrass.