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Barbara A. Morris

July 16, 1932 ~ May 30, 2021 (age 88)


Barbara "Bobbie" Morris, 88, of Lincoln, passed away at home on May 30, 2021. Born July 16, 1932 at home in Lushton, NE to R.A. "Shorty" & Marcella (Thomason) Hofmann.

Barbara was a longtime member of the Redeemer Lutheran Church. Her career was as a bookkeeper with her last position at Schmid & Assoc where she retired from in 1992. She enjoyed traveling to Las Vegas and California every year to visit friends. She moved into the Legacy Terrace in 2014 and enjoyed playing cards, bingo and visiting with many friends.

Barbara is preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Ellis whom she married in 1949; second husband, Hugh Morris whom she married in 1977; Son, Gerald Ellis; Parents; Siblings and sibling-in-laws, Harold “Bud” Hofmann, Connie (Joe) White, Vicki (Bob) Jacobsen, and Donna Mae Hofmann. Sisters/brother-in-laws, Dot (Leroy) Haack, and Dee Ellis.

She is survived by: Son, David (Gloria) Ellis; Grandchildren, Michelle Cartwright and Dan Smith, Scott (Kendra) Ellis, Heather Ellis, and Donald Ellis; Great-grandchildren, Laura, Jacob, Savaughn, Mario, Ember and Aiden; Great-great-grandson, Wyatt; numerous Nieces and Nephews.

Memorial Service: Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 11:00AM at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home (5200 R Street). Inurnment following at 2:00 PM at Greenwood Cemetery in York, NE.

Memorials may be directed to the family for future designation.

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Memorial Service
June 10, 2021

11:00 AM
Colonial Chapel Funeral Home
5200 R ST
Lincoln, NE 68504

Video is available for this event

Graveside Service
June 10, 2021

2:00 PM
Greenwood Cemetery
1000 W 8th Street
York, NE 68467


To the family for future designation
5200 R Street, Lincoln NE 68504
Tel: 1-402-467-5200
Email: office@lincolnccfh.com

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