Kenneth Morris Obituary

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Kenneth W Morris

January 26, 1935 - July 13, 2014
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Kenneth Wayne Morris, Sr., 79, of Lee's Summit, MO, passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014. Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 18th at 12:00 pm at Floral Hills Funeral Home with visitation starting at 11 am. Kenneth was born on January 26, 1935 in Kansas City, MO. He was a long-time member of the Golden Gloves as a boxer and a referee. He was a K.C. firefighter. He owned Kenny's Newsroom on Broadway for 13 years. The last 10+ years he worked for Superior Automall and won several awards for selling cars. Kenneth was an inactive member of Ararat Shrine, Masons & Eastern Star. He gained numerous friends in his 79 years...

Kenneth Wayne Morris, Sr., 79, of Lee's Summit, MO, passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014. Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 18th at 12:00 pm at Floral Hills Funeral Home with visitation starting at 11 am. Kenneth was born on January 26, 1935 in Kansas City, MO. He was a long-time member of the Golden Gloves as a boxer and a referee. He was a K.C. firefighter. He owned Kenny's Newsroom on Broadway for 13 years. The last 10+ years he worked for Superior Automall and won several awards for selling cars. Kenneth was an inactive member of Ararat Shrine, Masons & Eastern Star. He gained numerous friends in his 79 years of life. Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd & Frieda Morris & sister, Gloria Morris. He is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, Glenna Morris, 1 son Kenny Morris, Jr. (Carol), 5 daughters: Linda Cessor (Michael), Cathy Morris Watson, Julie Cassmeyer (Randy), Jackie Aguilar, Jill Cammisano (Tony), their mother, Joann Tuohey Perdaris, 1 step-daughter, Cheryl McMullen (Bob), 1 step-son Jeff Drayer (Terri), 14 grandchildren & 5 great grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to Wilshire at Lakewood, Crossroads Hospice or Oakwood Baptist Church. Condolences may be left at www.floralhillsfuneralhome.com Arr. D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Funeral Home, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., KCMO, (816) 353-1218.



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"Glenna & Family you have my very sincere and sad condolences for your loss. Just an hour ago I stopped in to see Kenney and found out about his crossing..." Louis Paul Brammer II (Kansas City, MO)

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