Floretta May “Flo” Morris 1938-2017

Floretta May “Flo” Morris, 79, of Cottage Grove, OR passed on May 27, 2017. She was born on April 17, 1938 in Longview, WA to Volney Anderson and Dorothy (Adams) Wright. Flo’s first job was car hopping at Richie’s Drive-In where she became well known to all! She also worked for the U.S. Forest Service and Weyerhaeuser where she retired. Flo loved her pets, to rock hunt, and play cards. She enjoyed horses and was Rodeo Queen in 1956. Flo married Carl Rice and then later married William Morris.

She is survived by daughters, Gail L. Eveland, Laurie A. Avalos, Rita Barkemeyer and husband Larry; son, William E. Morris all of Cottage Grove, OR; sister, Loreen Huffman, Cottage Grove, OR; sister, Debra Ferguson, Brush Prairie, WA; 8 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Eddie Anderson. Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements in the care of Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel, Cottage Grove, OR.