March 4, 1875, Draketown, Georgia.
January 25, 1955.
Morris studied music under Dr. Kellogg, Anthony Showalter, J. Henry Showalter, and John B. Herbert. He taught in hundreds of singing schools, as well as being a music editor. With John Henson, he formed the Morris-Henson Company, where he served as president and manager.
He married Elizabeth Kirk in 1898, with whom he had seven children.
where to get better a photo of Morris