Grace C. Morley, 83, West Middleton, passed away Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at her home surrounded by her family. Born Sept. 28, 1933, in Sarasota, Florida, she was the daughter of the late Wilbur Doris and Cleo Elizabeth (Gill) Blount. She was married to the late Lloyd "Bud" Morley Sr. on July 1, 1949, in Sarasota, Florida.
Grace was a member of the United Church of God and the Harrison Township Home Extension Club. She spent her career as a homemaker and enjoyed baking, cooking and drawing. Whenever a member of her church or family had a baby, she would crochet an afghan and booties for them. She was always true to her faith in God and never wavered. To know her was to love her.
Grace is survived by three daughters, Loni C. Tricker, Laura E. (Craig) Marschand and Vivian Morley; two sons, Lloyd S. Morley Jr. and Daniel W. (Carol) Morley; eight grandchildren, Micah Morley, Matthew Morley, James N. Morley, Paul E. Fipps, Tammy L. Fipps, Aaron Tricker, Evan A. Marschand and HT Ellis Marschand; a brother, Tim (Janice) Manning; a sister, Holly Ann McKinney; and 12 great-grandchildren; many special nieces and nephews; and special friends, Sandy and Erwin Henning.
In addition to her parents and husband, Grace was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Clyatt; three sisters, Julia, Eileen, and Wilma; a daughter-in-law, Debbie; one grandchild; and one great-grandchild.
A public visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, May 1, with a funeral service immediately following at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home.
Published on April 27, 2017