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Eunice Young

Sunday, February 2, 2003

Eunice Elizabeth Young, 85, of Hardy died March 23, 2002, at Wentzville, Mo.

Born March 14, 1917, in Ravenden, she was the daughter of Jacob Bartholomew Morris and Ethel Gertrude Curry Morris. She was married to Buster Young July 1, 1959. He preceded her in death on May 29, 1988. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include a sister, Allene Botz of Ravenden; two sons -- Jim Hirsch of Harrison, and Robert Hirsch of Wentzville; two grandchildren -- Michael Hirsch of Wentzville, and Melinda Hensley of Harrison; and two great-grandchildren -- Paige Hensley and Amber Hensley, both of Harrison; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and three brothers -- George Raymond Morris, Jacob Norman Morris and John Carlos Morris.

The funeral was March 27 at Ward Street Church of Christ in Hardy. Burial followed in Baker Cemetery in Williford.

Pallbearers were Danny Miller, Wendell Morris, Gary Morris, Jake Morris, Lawrence Morris, Vernon Botz, Colin Kirk and Tracy Martin.

Honorary pallbearers were Bob Vail and Jerry Billings.

Arrangements were under the direction of Higginbotham Funeral Service Inc. of Hardy.