We just learned of the death Thursday of Jerry Morris, 77. We offer our prayers and sympathy to the family. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Nov. 18, at the Bryant Funeral Home Chapel, the Revs. Mike Roach and Dave Brosnan officiating. The family will receive friends and family at the funeral home from 5 p.m to 7 p.m. Nov. 17. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Vandemere United Methodist Church, PO Box 421, Vandemere, NC 28587.