Mrs. Linda Gray-Morris

E. Stefan Morris

Obituary for Mrs. Linda Gray-Morris

May 15, 1957
to
January 15, 2020

Linda Gray 62 passed away peacefully at Research Medical Center, Kansas City, MO surrounded by family on January 15th, 2020 was born May 15th 1957 in New Madrid, MO to the union of Evelene Brown-Gray, father John Gaddy whom preceded her in death along with her stepfather (Billy) Earl Lacy Gray. She was also preceded in death by three sisters Babie Ruth Johnson, Earline Davis, Sherry Lynn Gary, and two brothers, Earl Gray Jr., and Larry Gray.
Baptized at an early age; being a member of Park Avenue Baptist Church, she served on the Usher Board.
She received her education within the Kansas City Missouri School District where she Graduated from Southeast High School then furthered her education at Pioneer Community College. After that, she began a career that lasted 32 years within the Kansas City Missouri School District where she held several positions.
Linda was well known for her hospitality, Kind Heartedness, and her cooking; being a bright, upbeat individual she expressed the most profound love for family and friends. Many can attest to the spiritual individual personal conversation she would have that would strengthen the worth of who you are.
Her life was more than just words on a piece of paper, Her heart and her soul spoke in a tone that could only be felt being within an eyeshot of her smile or the soft sound of her voice. Once you heard her words or see her smile that is a feeling that could never be forgotten. She ALWAYS encouraged going forward and learning from yesterday to have a better tomorrow.
She leaves to cherish in her fond memories her devoted soulmate Terrance Morris, two sons Terrance Morris, Jr. and Earl Morris; one granddaughter Taesha Morris; six sisters Deloris Gray, Kansas City, MO, Barbara Ann Gray, Kansas City, MO, Evelyn (James) Byrd, Aurora, IL, Mary (David) Gatson, Aurora, CO, Ruthie (Lance) Cushinberry, Fort Wayne, IN, Gloria Ann Johnson, Fayetteville, NC; seven brothers Darnell (Charlotte) Gray, Kansas City, MO, John Gaddy Jr., New Madrid, MO, Thomas (Ollie) Gaddy, Goodyear, AZ , Carl (Betty) Gaddy, Oswego, IL, James – Pat (Cynthia) Gaddy, Cape Girardeau, MO, Bruce (Vanessa) Gaddy, Aurora, IL, and Allen Johnson, Fort Wayne, IN.

Visitation Details

Date and Time:

Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Location:

Ebenezer MBC

8640 Sni-Bar Rd. Kansas City, Missouri 64131

Service Details

Date and Time:

Saturday, January 25, 2020 at
11:00 AM

Location:

Ebenezer MBC

8640 Sni-Bar Rd. Kansas City, Missouri 64131

Interment Details

Interment Type: Cemetery

XII Gates Memorial Gardens

9500 Elm St. Kansas City, Missouri

Professional Services Entrusted to Elite Funeral Chapel 11525 Blue Ridge Blvd. Kansas City, MO. 64134. Tel: (816) 765-0141 Fax (816) 765-5500