William Glenn Morris, 79, of Leesburg passed away peacefully on July 1, 2018. A native of Leesburg, Mr. Morris was born October 13, 1938 to William L. and Vera Ward Morris. He had a long career as an Engineer with FDOT, retiring with 42 years of service in 2000. He loved country music and played in several bands throughout the area and also had a love of cars and electronics; always having the latest “best” version. Additionally, his love of softball led him to coach all of his daughters.
Survivors include: wife of 51 years, Phyllis of Leesburg: daughters: Lori and husband Jeff Lane of Land O’ Lakes, FL; Rebecca and husband Dr. William Jason of Brooksville, FL; Keri and husband Bryan Lawrence of Leesburg, FL; 6 grandchildren: Kali, Logan, Morgan, Brock, Avery and Baylor; 1 great grandchild McKinley; as well as 2 sisters: Pat and husband John Zellner and Miriam and husband Cliff Bard.
A visitation will be held in the Chapel of Beyers Funeral Home, Leesburg on Thursday July 5, 2018 from 6-8 PM. The family request no flowers be sent, rather donations to Cornerstone Hospice, 2445 Lane Park Rd, Tavares, FL 32778.