Dorothy Brown Morrison, 87, passed away March 10, 2021 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born September 13, 1933 in Twin City, Georgia, daughter of the late James Roscoe Brown and Marguerite Hall Brown. After growing up in Twin City, where she attended Emanuel County Institute, she attended Georgia Teachers College where she earned a degree in Home Economics. She taught for a number of years in Sardis, Georgia, as well as Bradwell Institute in Hinesville, Georgia. She was a long-time member of Windsor Forest Baptist Church, Windsor Forest Garden Club, and the Daughters of the American Revolution.
She especially enjoyed having her family at her home for dinners and special occasions. An annual highlight was gathering the family for the Scottish games where she and her husband represented the Clan Morrison Society for twenty years.
She was predeceased by her parents and her brother James Roscoe Brown Jr. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, James Francis Morrison; sister Shirley B. Crawford; three daughters, Jennifer M. Scott (Frank), Johanna M. Everson (Keith), Alane M. Claxton (Duane); five grandchildren, Amanda L. Heldreth (Daniel), Amy L. Marona (Brenton), James R. Everson, David D. Claxton Jr., Jenna A. Everson; and four great-grandchildren, Hudson J. Marona, Paxton L. Marona, Miller J. Heldreth and Mason H. Heldreth.
There will be a visitation at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel on Friday, March 12, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
A graveside service will be held at the Coleman Cemetery in Twin City, Georgia on Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Windsor Forest Baptist Church, 12521 White Bluff Rd., Savannah, GA 31419.
We are so sorry for your loss. Know that we grieve with you and are praying for all of the family.
- John & Carolyn Thompson, SAVANNAH, GA
Jenny and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Your mother was always very nice to me and I have fun memories of her at your spend the night parties. I am sending prayers for peace and strength during this sad time.
- Cathy Rich Robinson, Savannah , Georgia
With deepest sympathy. Nancy and Gene Purvis
- Gene and Nancy Purvis, Savannah, GA
Jenny, Jodi, Laney and family, Keeping you all in our prayers. May perpetual light shine brightly on your mom. Blessings of peace and love.
- Kelly and Hunt, Savannah, GA
Jimmy, I am so sorry. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Lee Martin
- Lee Martin, Myrtle Beach, SC
Jim, I'm so sorry to hear about Dot. I head about her joinig Bob in Heaven with Jesus. They will be waiting for us to join them. Karen and I were to Beaufort National Cemetery today to visit with Bob today. Think about the good times together and how wonderful it will be when we see them again in Heaven. If I can do anything for you, please let me know. Karen and I will be remember you and your family in our plays. It had to loose a love one but God will see you through all the pain.
- Dorothy Heape, Savannah, Georgia
Jim so sorry for your loss will keep you in our prayers. If we can help you in any way please let us know.
- Dean and Nita Arnett, Savannah, Georgia
So very sorry for your loss. Sending the family my very best always Georgia Roose
- Georgia Roose, The Woodlands, TX
To Jim and entire family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers for y'all during this very difficult time.
- McNab Reeves, Savannah, GA
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
- 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Fri, March 12, 2021
- Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
7200 Hodgson Memorial Drive (map)
Savannah GA 31406
- Graveside Service
- 2:00 p.m. on Sat, March 13, 2021
- Coleman Cemetery
Twin City Georgia