Jewell Caroline Morris

November 14, 2022


Jewell (Judy) Caroline Morris of Cadillac, age 73; died Monday, November 14, 2022. She passed at home surrounded by her family in her final days. She was born in Hersey, Michigan on September 10, 1949 to Gerald Delbert and Bertha Jewell (Carr) Rickard.

Judy graduated from Cadillac High School in 1967. She began her career as a cosmetologist and later worked for Chemical Bank as a bookkeeper for over 20 years. She finished her career as a Blue Cross biller at the Mercy Hospital of Cadillac.

She enjoyed spending her time with her family and friends, especially her loving husband Floyd. She loved traveling, camping, participating in her church, watching sunsets, working in her flower beds, and being a grandma.

She was proceeded in death by her father, Gerald Delbert Rickard; sister, Deborah Kay Rickard; nephew, Shonn Hilts; mother-in-law & father-in-law, Norm and Irmgard (Morris) Klahn.

Judy is survived by her husband Floyd Morris, Sr. of 38 years; her children, Angela (Michael) Godell, Jeffrey (Sarah) Trumble, and step-children, Janene Rodak and Floyd (Kaci) Morris; also her mother, Bertha Jewell Rickard; sister, Teressa Rickard, and many dearly loved grandchildren and great-grand babies.

Viewing will be from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Monday, November 21 at the Burkholder Family Funeral Home in McBain. Funeral will be held on Tuesday, November 22 at 11:00 AM at the Jennings Community Church in Jennings, Lake City, Michigan; with Pastor Ron Sischo officiating. Burial will take place at the Lake City Cemetery after the funeral service. There will be a luncheon following the burial at the Jennings Community Church. Memorial contributions can be made to the Jennings Community Church. The family is being served by the Burkholder Family Funeral Home in McBain, thoughts and prayers can be expressed at

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November 21, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Burkholder Family Funeral Home LLC
211 North Pine Street, P.O. Box 38,
McBain, MI 49657

Funeral Service
November 22, 2022

11:00 AM
Jennings Community Church


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