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Frances Elaine (Philpot) Morrison

March 5, 1942 ~ September 4, 2021 (age 79)

Obituary

Frances Elaine Morrison age 79, of Caldwell, OH passed away Saturday evening, September 4, 2021, at the Genesis Hospital in Zanesville, OH. She was born March 5, 1942, in Summerfield, OH a daughter of the late Perry H. (Naomi) Philpot and Genevieve Smith (Ralph) Gibbs.

 

She was a member of the Caldwell Church of the Nazarene; she was a saved Christian and very strong in her faith. Elaine loved buying fabric and sewing. She was a stay-at-home mom for many years, but then eventually opened her own quilt shop in Caldwell called Crafters Cottage. After several years, she closed the shop but continued to sell fabric and quilting supplies online until she retired.

 

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a brother-in-law Rodney Leach.

 

Those left to cherish her memory are her husband James “Jim” Robert Morrison, whom she married March 25, 1961; 4 children Todd Morrison of Caldwell, Tony (Karlene Kiger) Morrison of Caldwell, Allen (Lori) Morrison of Tuppers Plains, OH, and Angie (Duane) Albin of Cambridge, OH; 5 grandchildren Cody (Katlin) Morrison, Larry (Alicia Mulford) Ritchie, Samantha and Andrew Albin, and Shannon Frear; 2 great-grandsons Westin and Nathan Ritchie; 1 sister Patricia “Marlene” Leach of Massillon, OH; stepsister Peggy (Lloyd) Carpenter of Senecaville, OH; her beloved dog Mollie. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and friends.

 

The family will receive friends for visitation Wednesday, September 8, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Chandler Funeral Home, 609 West Street, Caldwell, OH 43724. A Funeral Service will conclude visitation Wednesday at 1:00 PM in the Chandler Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor John Powell officiating. Burial will follow in the Halley’s Ridge Cemetery.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
September 8, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Chandler Funeral Home
609 West Street
Caldwell, OH 43724

Funeral Service
Wednesday
September 8, 2021

1:00 PM
Chandler Funeral Home
609 West Street
Caldwell, OH 43724

Burial
Wednesday
September 8, 2021

Halley's Ridge Cemetery
Halley's Ridge Road
Belle Valley, OH 43717

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