Reneé Michelle Morris, 53, of Commerce passed away suddenly Monday, July 24, 2017.
She was born Jan. 17, 1964, in Danbury, Conn., to Donald B. and Mary Morris.
Reneé graduated from Greenville High School and East Texas State University (now Texas A&M-Commerce) with bachelor's and master's degrees. Reneé worked for several different school districts and touched the hearts of all of her students through teaching and coaching.
Reneé is survived by her parents; brother Donald E. Morris of Commerce; sisters Kathleen DeCapita and husband Joseph M. of Nassau, N.Y., and Sharon Morris Spillers and husband Robert of Cumby; an aunt, Diane Finlay and husband Jim of Rensselaer, N.Y.; nephews Joseph R. DeCapita, Brandon DeCapita, Donny Morris and Nathan Spillers; nieces Casey Morris and Sydney Spillers; several great-nieces and nephews; numerous cousins; and special friends Lori Davis and Toby.
Visitation will be held Monday, July 31, from 6 to 7 p.m. in the chapel of Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home, Commerce, followed by a memorial service from 7 to 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to the Hunt County Special Olympics in honor of Reneé Morris, c/o Susan Porter, 2840 Windy Dr., Commerce, TX 75428.
Published on July 28, 2017