Daniel Clarence Morris, Jr.

April 6, 1980 ~ May 9, 2019 (age 39)

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April 6, 1980 ~ May 9, 2019

Daniel Clarence Morris, Jr, 39, passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019.

Daniel Clarence Morris, Jr. was born on April 6, 1980, in St. Vincent’s Hospital in Staten Island, New York.  He graduated from Floral Park High School in New York, where he also played football.  Daniel loved sports, particularly football (Go Eagles!)  After high school, Daniel later graduated from Johnson C. Smith University where he continued his football career and graduated with a BS in General Science in 2007.

Daniel was a loving husband, father, son, and brother. Above all, he loved his wife and children.  He was also a comedian and prankster.  Daniel loved to educate. He had a passion for helping others whether you needed the answer to a simple question or you needed help solving a problem. He was a math and science genius and would often go toe to toe with his doctors and nurses about his care.

We all know Daniel was fly with his Polos, fitteds, J’s and jeans, but he put a hurting on a suit too.

Daniel was a foodie, and man could he cook.  But he also always knew the best spot to get whatever food you wanted. 

Daniel Clarence Morris, Jr. departed this life on May 9, 2019.  He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Sheniek Cruz-Morris; sons, Daniel (15), Nasir (15), Isaiah (14), Adonijah (10); daughters, Christine (11), Natalie (11), Aniyah (8), Nariah (8), and Imani (2); mother and father, Denise and Daniel Morris, Sr.; brother, Damien Morris; sisters, Desiree and Tamika Morris; and a host of loving family and friends.

A Memorial Service for Mr. Morris will be held at 3:00 pm on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Boston's Mortuary, 4300 Statesville Road, Charlotte, NC 28269.

The Morris Family have entrusted his care to Boston's Mortuary.

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Memorial Service
May 18, 2019

3:00 PM
Boston's Mortuary Chapel
4300 Statesville Road
Charlotte, NC 28269

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