Person:George Morris (50)

m. 20 Jun 1915
  1. Alleen Elisabeth Morris1918 - 2012
  2. George Allen Morris, Jr.1933 - 2013
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Name George Allen Morris, Jr.
Gender Male
Birth[1] 8 Dec 1933 St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Reference Number 427
Dr. Freda Grace Addison
Death? 10 Mar 2013 Summerlin, Clark, Nevada, United States
Burial? 24 May 2013 Boulder City, Clark, Nevada, United StatesSouthern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery
Occupation? Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United StatesElectrical Engineer
Education? Norman, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United StatesUniversity of Oklahoma
Military? Belleville, St. Clair, Illinois, United StatesUS Air Force
Education? Paragould, Greene, Arkansas, United StatesHigh School

GEORGE MORRIS JR. George A. Morris Jr. passed away March 10, 2013. He was born Dec. 8, 1933, in St. Louis to Trella and George Morris. He graduated from Paragould High School, in Arkansas in 1951. From 1953 until 1957, he served in the U.S. Air Force. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma, in Norman, Okla., in 1961. After his retirement from Jet Propulsion Laboratory, December 1998, he and his wife moved to Las Vegas. He was a member of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, the Civil Air Patrol, the Sun City Summerlin Security Patrol, the ARRL and various other amateur radio organizations and clubs. His amateur radio call sign was W6ABW. He is survived by his wife, of 41 years, Connie; daughter, Crystal; son, Allen; three grandsons; and four great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be held at a later date.



Popular Science, Jul 1973, 148 pages, Vol. 203, No. 1, ISSN 0161-7370, pg 30 [[1]]


May 18, 2013

Hello Connie, Jeanne and I wish you well.. I remember George as a truly honorable human being. George was my mentor and supporter at JPL. He was effusive in his praise and gentle in his criticism. Thank you for sharing George with us.

Alfred Paiz, Pasadena, CA

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