Judith Ann (Rolen) Morris was born June 20, 1941 in Bells, Texas to Cecil Lester Rolen and Frances Cordelia (Blanks) Rolen. She passed away on June 23, 2022 in Denison, Texas at the age of 81 years.
She married Alton Ray Morris on January 20, 1959, they were married 63 years.
Judy was a loving and strong wife, mother, and Granny. She loved her family and especially her grandchildren.
She has been described as “determined” and “strong willed”. Her boss at Varo challenged her to stop smoking, if successful, he would give her $100. Judy won the challenge, quit smoking and never smoked again. If she determined to do something, she did it.
Judy was amazingly talented at arts and crafts. Painting was a passion and she thoroughly enjoyed macrame and foiling. Later in life she hand made doll clothes after watching YouTube videos!
She was a shopaholic, from early to late, browsing to her heart’s delight, but seldom buying.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Bells. Judy was a student of the Bible, reading and studying to learn about the end times in the book of Revelation.
She is survived by her husband, Alton Ray Morris of Bells; daughter, Donna Pearce and husband Alton of Whitney, Texas; daughter, Penny Reeser and husband Steven of Norman, Oklahoma; son, Tony Morris and wife Vicka of Allen, Texas; son, Andy Morris of Pottsboro; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sister, Gayle Carlisle of Bells; brothers, Eugene Rolen and wife Flora Lee of Keller, Ronald Rolen and wife Charlsie of Princeton, and Jerry Rolen of Savoy; along with extended family and friends. She was preceded in death by parents Cecil and Frances Rolen; sister, Kay Reynolds; son, Cecil Ray Morris; brother-in-law, Eddie Carlisle, and nephew, Eron Carlisle.
Funeral Services will be held 11AM Monday, June 27, 2022 at Mullican-Little Funeral Chapel, Bells. Officiating the service will be her nephew, Dr. Jason Rolen. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery, Bells, Texas.
A visitation will be held 5-7PM Sunday, June 26, 2022 at Mullican-Little Funeral Home, Bells, Texas.