Rowena W. Morris

Jan 09, 2013

1921 - 2013

CANTON — Rowena Williams Morris, 91, passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at Silver Bluff Nursing Home.

A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Samuel Randolf and Della Wilson Williams.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank “Paddle” Morris.  She retired from Champion International, with more than 40 years of service and was a member of Plains United Methodist Church.

She is survived by several nieces and nephews.

A committal service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at The Horizon at Crawford/Ray Memorial Gardens Mausoleum with the Rev. Dustin James officiating.  The family will receive friends from 1 to 1:30 p.m. prior to the service at Wells Funeral Home of Canton.

For those who desire, an online memorial register is available at