Jennings “Porky” Morris

SALEM – Jennings “Porky” Morris, 83, died at 6vp.m. Saturday at Salem Regional Medical Center.

He was born in Arden, W. Va., the son of the late Herman R. and Fetna (Yeager) Morris. 

Jennings previously worked as a forker for 40 years at the former Eljer Manufacturing Inc. and p retired in 1991. His hobby was talking on the C.B. Radio with his handle as Porky.

 His wife, Geneva Morris, whom he married in 1952, preceded him in death Aug. 24, 2003. 

Survivors seven grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. 

Two sons, Joey J. Morris and Mark Morris preceded him in death. 

A private service will be held at a later date. 

Arrangements were handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services. 

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